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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. 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

  3. Double Irrigation Brings Double-Crop | US Agency for ...

    ... were dropping, limiting the amount and variety of fresh ... that they were able to plant more crops in their ... The higher crop yields means more food and ...

    http://www.usaid.gov/results-data/success-stories/double-irrigation-brings-double-crop

  4. Science to Feed the Future | US Agency for International ...

    ... moth -- that is ravishing the crop throughout Africa. ... cotton and both of those crops have been ... have already many climate-resilient varieties of cereals ...

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

  5. Building Climate Change Resilience and Food Security ...

    ... climate change by increasing the use of improved varieties of crops and inputs ... cassava on my farm because the only available variety could not ...

    http://www.usaid.gov/kenya/fact-sheets/building-climate-change-resilience-and-food-security-program

  6. New Pruning Techniques Help Moldovan Cherry Producers ...

    ... I have brought home new varieties of trees ... Minimum labor, larger crops, quality fruits, easy harvesting, and ... quality requirements and avoid crop loss ...

    http://www.usaid.gov/mk/results-data/success-stories/new-pruning-techniques-help-moldovan-cherry-producers-increase-crop-and

  7. For Kyrgyz Farmers, a Model Partnership | US Agency for ...

    ... combination of a highly productive crop yield and ... expanded the acreage sown with crops compared to ... of high-quality certified varieties and hybrids ...

    http://www.usaid.gov/news-information/frontlines/50-years-and-food-security/kyrgyz-farmers-model-partnership

  8. Agriculture and Food Security | US Agency for International ...

    ... farming families with seeds and planting material for major food crops. ... to high-yielding, drought-resistant, and short-cycle crop varieties to improve ...

    http://www.usaid.gov/haiti/agriculture-and-food-security

  9. Surplus in Senegal, Even Without the Rains | US Agency for ...

    ... Another tenet of the method is to rotate crops yearly. Crop varieties are unique in the nutrients they require and the pests they attract. ...

    http://www.usaid.gov/news-information/frontlines/aid-action-delivering-results/surplus-senegal-even-without-rains

  10. Malawi: Resilience in the Face of Persistent Drought | US ...

    ... a variety of activities to address food insecurity: conservation agriculture, treadle pump and gravity-fed irrigation, alternative drought-resistant crops, ...

    http://www.usaid.gov/what-we-do/working-crises-and-conflict/building-resilience/malawi-2012

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