Use quotation marks around a phrase or title for more accurate search results (example: “El Nino”).
brief

The family farm in a globalizing world

The topic of family farms has been gaining prominence in the academic, policy, and donor communities in recent years. Small farms dominate the agricultural landscape in the developing world, providing the largest source of employment and income to the…

brief

Maize breeding in East and Southern Africa, 1900-2000

During the first half of the 20th century, African farmers transformed maize from a minor imported foodcrop into the continent's principal staple food. In the second half of the century, newly independent governments launched support programs that…