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Demand-driven innovation key to fighting poverty in the drylands

“Inclusive and demand-driven innovation is the key to fighting poverty, eradicating hunger and malnutrition, and providing environmentally sustainable solutions to the most pressing challenges faced by smallholder farmers in the drylands.” More .. 
Enrollment begins for first Massive Open Online Course in agriculture  

In a step to significantly open opportunities for agricultural professionals in India to have access to low-cost, high-quality agricultural education, enrollment is now open for the first of a series of Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) in agriculture. More ..

Gender & Equity   A reality TV show with real impacts on farms
A popular Kenyan program is teaching farmers about climate-smart agriculture.

At a weather research station in Makueni, Kenya, about a dozen farmers are gathered in an outdoor classroom. Scant and variable rainfall is a big problem in Makueni, More ..
Why the Drylands?   Why dryland cereals?   Why grain legumes?
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