A Dryland Systems initiative has established three ground-breaking research for development (R4D) networks across the important wheat-producing regions of sub-Saharan Africa.
One of the most pressing constraints facing dryland livestock farmers is the limited availability of feed – a significant threat to the fertility and performance of herds, a mainstay of agricultural production systems in arid and semi-arid regions.
Grasslands are one of the world’s most important dryland ecosystems, contributing to the liveliho
Rangelands are vast landscapes in the world’s poorest non-tropical dry areas characterized by low productivity and potential. They sustain a large number of rural communities.
Dairy products are highly nutrient foods that provide calcium, minerals, and other essential vitamins. However, processing techniques can vary form one region to the other – leading to vast differences in quality.