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  1. From Underachiever to Progressive Farmer | Transforming ...

    ... of growing crops with less soil disturbance. No-till farming requires specialized seeding equipment designed to plant seeds into crop residues and ...

    http://www.usaid.gov/results-data/success-stories/underachiever-progressive-farmer

  2. Ramavadh - Champion Farmer | US Agency for International ...

    ... quality of the soil. By eliminating the need to plow, farmers then use a “zero-till” machine to plant seeds into the crop residue. ...

    http://www.usaid.gov/results-data/success-stories/ramavadh-champion-farmer

  3. Scaling Biochar: Investing in Soils, Improving Livelihoods and ...

    ... Researchers have shown that by adding charcoal dust – which can be produced from crop residues and other wastes – to soil, they can reverse ...

    http://www.usaid.gov/div/portfolio/scaling-biochar-investing

  4. Magnets Help Plants Grow | US Agency for International ...

    ... Not only does salty water decrease crop yields, but the salt ... now-dissolved salt no longer forms the hard crystal residue that is harmful to crops. ...

    http://www.usaid.gov/news-information/frontlines/feed-future/magnets-help-plants-grow

  5. Seeds of Change: Growing Hill Maize Sustainably in Nepal ...

    ... about 30 percent of their crop residue on the ... It also encourages crop rotation and intercropping of maize and vegetables (high value crops such as ...

    http://www.usaid.gov/global-waters/march-2015/seeds-of-change

  6. Water and Hope Flow Back into Kyrgyzstan's Hard-Hit South ...

    ... self-made water canal they used to irrigate crops. ... till” planting, which can boost crop production, while ... By leaving organic residue from the previous ...

    http://www.usaid.gov/news-information/frontlines/water-neglected-tropical-diseases/water-and-hope-flow-back-kyrgyzstans-south

  7. THE USE OF RICE CROP RESIDUES AS A NON ...

    ... the techniques used to grow crops have not ... residues may increase erosion between cropping periods. ... To minimize losses of crop residue due to ...

    http://pdf.usaid.gov/pdf_docs/pnaaq737.pdf

  8. PROCEEDZNGS OF A WORKSHOP ON CROP RESIDUE ...

    ... a. Energy and water budget for diffezent soils and cropping sys l ... growth, grain and forage yields of the crops (kg/ha ... f. On crop aftermath: amount of ...

    http://pdf.usaid.gov/pdf_docs/pnabb073.pdf

  9. Promoting Affordable, Efficient Cookstoves | US Agency for ...

    ... Worldwide, an estimated 2.4 billion people depend on biomass fuels (wood, dung, crop residues) to meet their cooking needs and heat their homes ...

    http://www.usaid.gov/what-we-do/economic-growth-and-trade/promoting-affordable-efficient-cookstoves

  10. The DIV Portfolio by Sector | US Agency for International ...

    ... based lending model in which private banks store farmers' crops at the ... in Sub-Saharan Africa rely on biomass (wood, crop residues, charcoal, dung ...

    http://www.usaid.gov/div/portfolio

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