As a result, Humidtropics scientists from ILRI partnered with the Agriculture Economics and Value Chains Department of the Centre for Agrarian Systems Research and Development (CASRAD) to conduct a value chain assessment on four agricultural products: maize, pigs, plums and tea. This assessment provided crucial insights into functioning business models linking smallholder farmers to dynamic markets, and will help determine future Humidtropics Research for Development (R4D) interventions on policies, institutions and markets. Read the full story here.
We are happy to announce the first Humidtropics International Conference on Integrated Systems Research. Entitled Systems Research for Sustainable Intensification in Smallholder Agriculture, the conference will take place at the Conference Center of … [Continue reading]