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Two women scientists to receive ICRISATs highest scientific award
17/04/2018
Source: ICRISAT Press Releases
Updates for events calendar
13/04/2018
Source: Endure, diversifying crop protection
ICRISAT and Corteva Agriscience, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont, Collaborate for Sharing Advanced Breeding Technologies to Improve Crops that Feed Millions
12/04/2018
Source: ICRISAT Press Releases
EMPHASIS on LAMP technology
11/04/2018
Source: Endure, diversifying crop protection
JHI heads Centre of Expertise in Plant Health
10/04/2018
Source: Endure, diversifying crop protection
Soil health scheme for farmers in Odisha – to benefit 4.35 million farmers in 30 districts
09/04/2018
Source: ICRISAT Press Releases
The case for IPM breeding programmes
19/03/2018
European experts have called for a shake-up in the way crops are bred for Integrated Pest Management (IPM), pointing out that current private breeding programmes are mainly targeted at conventional...
Source: Endure, diversifying crop protection
Progress on more sustainable oilseed rape
16/03/2018
Two ENDURE partners have published details of their ongoing work on more sustainable methods for growing oilseed rape (OSR). INRA (France’s National Institute for Agricultural Research) has revealed...
Source: Endure, diversifying crop protection
Call for stakeholders to boost IPM
14/03/2018
A pan-European group of IPM experts has drawn on the work conducted within the three-year European Research Area Network on Coordinated Integrated Pest Management (ERA-Net C-IPM) to produce a paper...
Source: Endure, diversifying crop protection
Bridging two continents: Ethiopian Agriculture Ministers in Telangana to see best practices in rain water management
09/03/2018
Source: ICRISAT Press Releases
'Inspiring' Agroecological Crop Protection course
09/03/2018
Some 26 participants from 10 countries, including PhD students as well as postdocs, junior and senior researchers working in Africa, Asia, South America, Central America and Europe, attended ENDURE’s...
Source: Endure, diversifying crop protection
New times ahead for European weed management
26/02/2018
Integrated weed management is the way to go for sustainable and resilient agriculture. A new Horizon 2020 project will support and promote its implementation in Europe, reports Janne Hansen, from the...
Source: Endure, diversifying crop protection
ICRISAT Scientist receives global award for being a custodian of crop diversity
24/02/2018
Source: ICRISAT Press Releases
Partnering to effectively strengthen whole value chains: Key focus at the launch of a global program for grain legumes and dryland cereals
19/02/2018
Source: ICRISAT Press Releases
55,000 farmer families to benefit from Government of Maharashtra and ICRISAT-led coalition to double farmer incomes by 2022
19/02/2018
Source: ICRISAT Press Releases
June date for Plant Biology Europe
12/02/2018
The biennial Plant Biology Europe conference is being held at Denmark’s University of Copenhagen from June 18 to 21, offering the chance to learn from 10 high-profile plenary speakers in addition to...
Source: Endure, diversifying crop protection
Agroscope trials fungi to control Japanese visitor
08/02/2018
Researchers from Agroscope, ENDURE’s Swiss partner, will this year be investigating whether it is feasible to control Japanese beetles in the field with a fungi that has already proved effective...
Source: Endure, diversifying crop protection
Crop loss conference: final report online
26/01/2018
The final report from last October’s three-day International Conference on Global Crop Losses Caused by Diseases, Pests and Weeds is now available. The event was organised by INRA, through its SMaCH...
Source: Endure, diversifying crop protection
Indian smallholder farmers could soon benefit from the growing confectionary peanut market, as the first-ever high oleic groundnut varieties adapted to India are ready for release.
19/01/2018
Source: ICRISAT Press Releases
Learning by doing helps mothers tackle under-nutrition in Malawi – showing significant improvements in just 3 weeks.
18/01/2018
Source: ICRISAT Press Releases

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