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  1. The Rice of Hope | FrontLines May/June 2013 | US Agency for ...

    ... season, and others to upland cropping—giving farmers ... learn how to alternate crop varieties depending on ... The women grow crops like onions, rice ...

    http://www.usaid.gov/news-information/frontlines/feed-future/rice-hope

  2. Empowerment by Peanut: Zambian Women Boosted by Staple ...

    ... market greater amounts of the crop through President ... including growing peanut crops—through technical ... improved hybrid seed varieties and train ...

    http://www.usaid.gov/news-information/frontlines/feed-future/empowerment-peanut-zambian-women-boosted-staple-crop

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

    ... 75 percent with the new maize varieties, which are ... It also encourages crop rotation and intercropping of ... and vegetables (high value crops such as ...

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

  4. Orange-Fleshed Sweet Potatoes: Improving Lives in Uganda ...

    ... through traditional breeding of certain crops that contain ... potato is cross-bred with local potato varieties. ... in their gardens as a main crop have shown ...

    http://www.usaid.gov/results-data/success-stories/orange-fleshed-sweet-potatoes-improving-lives-uganda

  5. Farmers Abandon Illicit Crops | US Agency for International ...

    ... in a USAID-sponsored alternative crop development project. ... nurseries that produce several varieties of acacia ... to cacao, rubber, and other crops. ...

    http://www.usaid.gov/results-data/success-stories/farmers-abandon-illicit-crops

  6. Hill Maize Research Program (HMRP) | Nepal Fact Sheet | US ...

    ... best practices such as inter-cropping improved open ... improved technologies, such as crop rotation and ... of more productive, nutritious seed varieties. ...

    http://www.usaid.gov/nepal/fact-sheets/hill-maize-research-program-hmrp

  7. USAID Sponsored Innovation Lab to Improve Chickpea ...

    ... more and stronger varieties of chickpea to increase smallholder farmer productivity. Chickpeas are the third most widely grown legume crop (after ...

    http://www.usaid.gov/ethiopia/press-releases/usaid-sponsored-innovation-lab-improve-chickpea-production

  8. Weathering the Storm: Rice Lifts Bangladesh Village from ...

    ... to use in the following season's rice crop. ... income through improved technologies and diversified crops.”. ... stress-tolerant rice varieties in southern ...

    http://www.usaid.gov/news-information/frontlines/extreme-poverty/weathering-storm-rice-lifts-bangladesh-village-saltwater

  9. USAID Approach to Agricultural Research Under Feed the ...

    ... improved fodder approaches) to smallholder cropping and livestock ... insect resistance into field crops in the ... also a very important food crop in Africa ...

    http://www.usaid.gov/sites/default/files/documents/1867/USAIDApproachAgriculturalResearchUnderFeedtheFutureReportFY2014.pdf

  10. New Research Facility Will Help Safeguard the Supply of ...

    ... to research that targets crop diseases like ... helps US scientists protect America's wheat crops.”. ... programs that develop resistant varieties of wheat ...

    http://www.usaid.gov/news-information/press-releases/new-research-facility-will-help-safeguard-supply-global-wheat-crops

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