Extension officers and farmers in Tanzania dicuss IPM of tomato (Photo: Stefan Toepfer)

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Event - added on 27.04.2015

First International Symposium on Moringa; Sixth National Moringa Congress

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15.11.15 to 18.11.15 | Manila, Philippines

organized by the World Vegetable Center (AVRDC), the International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS), the Central Philippine University (CPU) and Farm Systems International Organization (FSI Org)

Job - added on 27.04.2015

Program Manager - Project Management

International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT), Hyderabad, Telangana State, India. Deadline: 06.05.2015

Event - added on 27.04.2015

The International Conference On Science, Ecology And Technology I (Iconsete’2015)

25.08.15 to 28.08.15 | Vienna, Austria

Publication - added on 27.04.2015

Innovative Vegetable Cultivation

video - 11:33

Helvetas - Swiss Intercooperation. April 2013
Publication - added on 27.04.2015

Access to The Khas Land

video - 07:41

Helvetas - Swiss Intercooperation. April 2013
News - added on 24.04.2015

Good news and bad news for oil palm smallholders

article in ETH Zukunftsblog about the mixed effects of low palm oil prices on small-holders; at least the massive ‘land grabbing’ by oil palm companies in Africa are somewhat alleviated for now.

News - added on 24.04.2015

Call for Inputs: GFRAS Annual Meeting (14-18.09.2015, Kyrgyzstan)

Under the general heading of “Global Good Practices”, the meeting aims to be a learning event. Participants can contribute by organising a workshop, giving a presentation, providing a creative input during breaks or organising a side event. Deadline for submissions for the first two: 31 May 2015, for the last two: 13 July 2015


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