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  1. The DIV Portfolio by Country | US Agency for International ...

    ... in Sub-Saharan Africa rely on biomass (wood, crop residues, charcoal, dung) as ... Creative Cash for Crops: Testing Crop-Based Financial ...

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

  2. 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

  3. Challenge Grant Winner Betting Solar-Powered Irrigation Gets ...

    ... region, they staked their lives on this one crop. ... water by hand to irrigate crops on small ... from manure and other agricultural residue, charcoal and ...

    http://www.usaid.gov/news-information/frontlines/grand-challenges/challenge-grant-winner-betting-solar-powered-irrigation

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Kazakh Farmers Adapt to Climate Change | US Agency for ...

    ... an upcoming drought season, they can leave residue from predecessor crops for mulch ... I was able to increase my wheat crop productivity on ...

    http://www.usaid.gov/results-data/success-stories/new-techniques-help-farmers-adapt-climate-change

  8. 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

  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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