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

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Job - added on 25.09.2020

Principal Scientist, Push–Pull Programme

International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology (icipe), Mbita, Kenya. Deadline: 31.10.2020

Job - added on 25.09.2020

Senior Policy Officer (Agricultural Systems, Land and Water)

FAO, Santiago, Chile. Deadline: 14.10.2020

Job - added on 25.09.2020

Post-Doctoral Fellow – Cropping Systems Agronomist

The International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT), Kathmandu, Nepal. Deadline: 23.10.2020

News - added on 25.09.2020

Creating ‘berry’ good prospects for poorer smallholders

An article from the Syngenta Foundation on how goji growers in Gansu, China benefit from a Foundation initiative

News - added on 25.09.2020

The desire for change is growing

An interview with Martin Herren, Biovision project manager, focused on a forum to bring political and agricultural players together in Kenya

Job - added on 22.09.2020

Senior Agricultural Officer (Plant Production And Protection)

FAO, Cairo, Egypt. Deadline: 12.10.2020

Job - added on 22.09.2020

Agrarmanager für klimaintelligente Reisproduktion

The International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), Hanoi, Vietnam. Deadline: 18.10.2020


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