South Asia

Reforming a seed system 29 Oct 2015

Onion farmers in Pakistan are fed up with the exorbitant prices and poor quality of onion seed, and they’re doing something about it by reforming their seed supplies.

South Asian stakeholders learn about post-harvest management and marketing strategies for small farmers09 Jan 2015

On 26 November 2014, the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) in Hyderabad, India, hosted the training ‘Post-harvest Management and Market Linking for Vegetables and Fruits in South Asia’. The three-day programme was the final sub-regional SATNET training session in South Asia and was organized by the Asian and Pacific Centre for Transfer of Technology (APCTT), in partnership with the World Vegetable Centre (AVRDC) - South Asia.