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Too much to handle? Pesticide dependence of smallholder vegetable farmers in Southeast Asia
This study aimed to understand farmers' knowledge, attitudes, and practices regarding agricultural pest management and synthetic pesticide use in Southeast Asia. Data were used from 900 farm households producing leaf mustard ...
Study into the commercialization of selected agricultural machines in Bangladesh
(CIMMYT; iDE, 2012)
Major Accomplishments 2012-2014
Influence of sources of seed on varietal adoption behavior of wheat farmers in indo-gangetic plains of India
Seed is the most crucial input in the crop production cycle. Although new seed varieties are developed and released frequently, they often do not reach the farmers because of underdeveloped and inefficient seed delivery ...
South Asia : an update India, Nepal and Bangladesh
12th Asian maize conference and expert consultation on maize for food, feed, nutrition and environmental security
(APAARI; CIMMYT; FAO; Thailand Department of Agriculture, 2015)
Assessing the potential of labelling schemes for in situ landrace conservation: an example from India
This paper addresses the potential of in situ crop landrace conservation, employing market-based instruments, which pre-requires that (1) consumers hold positive use-value for the landrace attribute and (2) their willingness ...
Returns to wheat research in Nepal