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A farmer's call to join MasAgro
José Almilcar Tacias Ruiz is a maize farmer in Chiapas in the community of Belisario Domínguez, described to me as "near the dam," a landmark in the area. I went with CIMMYT staff member and post harvest specialist Gerardo ...
Conservation Agriculture in Chiapas
I recently went to Chiapas to learn more about how the effort is going to spread Conservation Agriculture in the Mexican State. Conservation Agriculture is a more sustainable way of farming that CIMMYT, in partnership with ...
Spreading Conservation Agriculture in Malawi
John Chisui of Total Land Care talks about how Conservation Agriculture is spreading through Malawi with the help of CIMMYT training.
Training, communication, and Conservation Agriculture
Do you know what really makes you learn? Do ever think about how the way information is presented can make or break the message you want to convey? Well, CIMMYT's Petr Kosina does think about this, and he has been challenging ...
Residue management using Happy Seeder technology
In the Indo-Gangetic plains of South Asia, residue burning is one of the major challenges in conventional tillage based management systems. Environmental pollution and soil health deterioration are major concerns to be ...
Conservation agriculture training 2010 : interview with a scientist 1
An Indian scientist speaks about his experience with conservation agriculture (CA) and how attending a 5 week-long course at CIMMYT expanded his understanding of CA concepts and practices.
Saving water and overcoming salinity with conservation agriculture
Despite increasing fuel and irrigation costs, and problems with soil salinity, farmers in Bangladesh are demonstrating how it is possible to save water and overcome salinity with conservation agriculture. In this video, ...
Conservation Agriculture training 2010 : interview with a scientist 2
An Ethiopian scientist speaks about his experience with conservation agriculture (CA) and how attending a 5 week-long course at CIMMYT expanded his understanding of CA concepts and practices.
Productores que participan en MasAgro obtienen resultados sobresalientes en Michoacán
En Michoacán entrevistamos a 4 productores que adoptaron las técnicas agronómicas sustentables del programa Modernización Sustentable de la Agricultura Tradicional (MasAgro). En este video nos explican qué resultados que ...
A field Interview : maize in the hills of Nepal
Episode 6 of the series "A field interview" follows maize farmers in Palpa, Nepal, one of the target regions of the CIMMYT's IFAD-funded project on "Sustainable Intensification of Smallholder Maize-Livestock Farming Systems ...