The 50 X 2030 Initiative is an ambitious effort to conduct regular surveys of farming households in 50 low and lower-middle income countries by 2030—and then make the data, combined with other information sources, widely available. The 50 will likely include 30 from sub-Saharan Africa, 10 from Asia, and 10 from Latin America and the Caribbean.
Rice is a basic product in the Colombian family basket, in addition to representing some of the main economic lines in departments such as Tolima, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development of Colombia and the Colombian Corporation for Agricultural Research Corpoica invite you to follow the recommendation technology for weed control in rice crops with water sheets.
Cassava ( Manihot esculenta) is a plant with valuable roots which are hidden below the soil. One of the main issues for cassava farmers is how do you estimate the value of your crop… but it is possible to work out the size of your cassava yield before harvest.
Extreme weather conditions, including high rainfall, flooding and landslides, increasingly intense due to climate change, generate a situation of socio-economic losses for small agricultural producers in Latin America and the Caribbean. In lagging cocoa sectors in terms of technological development and belonging to areas of poverty, this is accentuated.
Microbial biological control agents (MBCAs) are applied to crops for biological control of plant pathogens where they act via a range of modes of action. Some MBCAs interact with plants by inducing resistance or priming plants without any direct interaction with the targeted pathogen.