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Blog | Aug 10, 2017

Farming communities can benefit from input subsidies, as long as the programs are customized for their needs.

Fertilizer use is one way to boost crop-yields & farm incomes. Why is it still so limited in low-income countries?
Poverty | Aug 7, 2017

Nigeria’s Commercial Agriculture Development Project aims to reduce poverty through community participation and training.

To combat poverty, the Commercial Agriculture Development Project for Nigeria involves beneficiaries as key players and partners.
Blog | Aug 15, 2017

Investing in agriculture risk information systems is a cost-effective way to help ensure that farmers make good decisions.

Agriculture risk information is vital for farmers. The potential impact of bad information can be costly.

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