Technological Innovation and Sustainable Intensification

TECHNOLOGICAL INNOVATION AND SUSTAINABLE INTENSIFICATION

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AIDA is the first online, user-friendly tool that uses an economy-wide model to assess the impact of agricultural investments on economic growth, job creation, and household welfare.
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Thinking about the future and weighing alternative options are, of course, nothing new. What is new in the context of agri-food systems in recent years is the scale, complexity, and interconnectedness of these systems themselves.
Publications
The pressure to achieve global food security demands that we rethink current production systems and shift rapidly toward more sustainable models. New IFPRI/PIM/Ceres2030 policy brief explains.
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The project focused on the formation of agriculture human capital, particularly the skills of smallholder family farmers, including women and youth.
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The growing Direct Seed Marketing system is helping more farmers gain access to new seeds and traits than ever in Ethiopia’s history.
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There is a lack of experimental evidence showing whether conservation agriculture can deliver benefits to smallholder farmers in developing countries.
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Virtual launch of a new book examining agricultural extension and advisory services approaches on the global, regional, and selected country levels.
Publications
Agricultural Science & Technology Indicators (ASTI) celebrates its 20th anniversary. A new series of ASTI notes marks this important milestone.
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A new paper examines Vietnam’s regulatory regime surrounding planting material of vegetatively propagated crops, discussing ways for improvement of the current system.