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Seed Supply and Storage

Access to quality seed can be a difficulty for small-scale farmers. This section looks at some options and methods which make it easier to store and access seeds.

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A discussion paper on liberalization of seed supply in Sri Lanka: major policy issues

This study discusses the different implication of the liberalizations of seed industry in Sri Lanka and  suggests possible recommendations for improvements of the existing policies  on the basis of...

Udakumbura, S.D.;Wanigasundara, W.AD.P.;Civayoganathan, C., Published on 2002

Banques Céréalières Communautaires

Étapes de création et de fonctionnement d'une banque céréalière, selon l'expérience de la Banque céréalière gérée par la communauté de Nthunguni.

Eric Kisiangani, Published on 2012

Benki Nafaka Ya Jamii

Hatua zinazohusika katika kuanzisha na kuendesha hifadhi za nafaka, kwa kuzingatia tajriba ya hifadhi ya nafaka ya jamii ya Nthunguni.

Eric Kisiangani, Published on 2005

Community Cereal Banks

Steps involved in setting up and running a cereal bank, based on the experience of Nthunguni Community Managed Cereal Bank in Kenya.

Eric Kisiangani, Published on 2005

Feiras de Sementes

O mecanismo de fornecimento de sementes para agricultores comunitários têm se tornado, cada vez mais, incerto e imprevisível. Frequentemente, agricultores não conseguem obter suas sementes no seu...

Liz Bates, Published by Practical Action on 2015

Global Agricultural Practices for Successful Cashew Development

This brief explains options for planting and grafting cashew trees.

Published on 2001

Preserving Vegetable Seeds

Methods for preserving vegetable seeds.

Seed Fairs

Seed Fairs are specialised markets in villages or communities where seeds are traded. Selling seeds this way ensures they are readily available to local farmers, of a relevant variety and enables...

Douglas Gumbo, Published on 2009

Seed Multiplication of Improved Open-Pollinated Varieties

Community-based seed multiplication of open-pollinated varieties (OPV) can mitigate against hybrid seed unavailability and its soaring cost thereby increasing access to standard seed for communal...

Thembinkosi Nyathi, Published on 2010

उखु खेती- बिउको उपचार

उखु खेती- बिउको उपचार सम्बन्धित जानकारी समावेश गरिएको छ।

Khadka, Rakesh, Published by Practical Action, Nepal on 2016

বীজ প্রযুক্তি

বীজ প্রযুক্তি: বীজ উৎপাদন, প্রক্রিয়াজাতকরণ, সংরক্ষণ প্রযুক্তি ও বাজারজাতকরণ কৌশলের বিবরণ

Practical Action, Bangladesh, Published by Practical Action, Bangladesh on 2009

 

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