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  1. Zimbabweans Use Simple Approaches to Face Drought in ...

    ... World Vision. Trenches, crop residue and dams bring greater ... using the dam to grow crops earned over ... rainfall that wreak havoc on crop growth. ...

    https://www.usaid.gov/results-data/success-stories/resilience-and-soil-conservation-zimbabwe

  2. From Underachiever to Progressive Farmer | US Agency for ...

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

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

  3. 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. ...

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

  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 ...

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

  5. 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 ...

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

  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 ...

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

  7. Gender Considerations for Achieving Nutrition Outcomes ...

    ... men who do may bring home residue on their ... acquire new physical assets, test new crops, or adopt ... For example, when a crop that has traditionally ...

    https://www.usaid.gov/what-we-do/global-health/nutrition/technical-areas/gender-considerations

  8. 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 ...

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

  9. 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 ...

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

  10. Feed the Future Activities in Ethiopia | US Agency for ...

    ... chickpea in wheat-based cropping system: Increase ... varieties and integrated crop management practices ... coffee husks and residue from processing ...

    https://www.usaid.gov/ethiopia/agriculture-and-food-security/feed-future/usaid-ethiopia-feed-future-activities

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