Climate change: coming to a supermarket near you

Climate change: coming to a supermarket near you

A new documentary about how climate change will affect both coffee producers in Colombia and consumers in the developed world will air on German television this weekend. (Sunday, 6/11-4:30pm). Climate change in the supermarket aims to show how the often abstract news...
Brewing a cassava crop model

Brewing a cassava crop model

CIAT and partner research centers from Vietnam work jointly on a project to develop and test a new simulation model for cassava. The model will facilitate farm-scale decision-making for improved agronomy in Southeast Asia and globally. All models are imperfect and...
LINK travels with Heifer to Asia and Africa

LINK travels with Heifer to Asia and Africa

(Don´t miss the previous parts of this story; see the links at the end of this post.) Building on its success in Central and South America, the collaborative work on value chain development and inclusive business between CIAT and Heifer International has expanded to...
The business of quick-cook beans

The business of quick-cook beans

When it comes to transforming agriculture in Africa, the need to join forces with the private sector has surfaced again and again in recent times, notably at the Africa Green Revolution Forum in Nairobi last month. Transforming farming, and the business of...

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