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Blog
March 6, 2015 | Blog
We asked a few friends of Feed the Future to share a moment in which they more fully appreciated the role (and potential) of women in agriculture. Here's what they said.
Blog
March 24, 2015 | Blog
Apple pie. Baseball. Agriculture. There are few things more American than these. Surprised to see agriculture on the list?
News
March 20, 2015
The first call for ideas focuses on ways to encourage greater private sector engagement and investment in climate-smart agriculture practices and technologies.
Blog
March 10, 2015 | Blog
Dive deeper into the the Women's Empowerment in Agriculture Index baseline survey results with these 10 charts.
Blog
March 6, 2015 | Blog
We asked a few friends of Feed the Future to share a moment in which they more fully appreciated the role (and potential) of women in agriculture. Here's what they said.
Field Story
February 26, 2015 | Newsletter
All Fruit EPZ Limited, a fast-growing fruit processing company based in Mombasa, has partnered with Feed the Future to help thousands of smallholder farmers scale up production of new varieties of yellow passion fruit.
News
February 26, 2015 | Newsletter
This month, the Women's Empowerment in Agriculture Index (WEAI) turns three years old. In 2014, after the WEAI was used to collect data in 13 Feed the Future focus countries, we released a baseline report that revealed some interesting findings about the constraints women face in the agriculture sector.
Field Story
February 26, 2015 | Newsletter
The Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Adapting Livestock Systems to Climate Change, led by Colorado State University, is working to empower women with better poultry management skills. Through a project led by Innovation Lab collaborator Dr. David Bunn from the University of California, Davis, poultry health education is expanding for women and students in Tanzania and Nepal.