Ghana has created dozens of new local districts and municipalities with the aim of devolving power from the national government – but the effort appears to have slowed the flow of agriculture funding.
International investments in have many benefits for food systems—but should be carefully implemented with local input.
With migration on the rise, the demand for staple crops offers economic promise for rural areas.
The rise of anti-globalization politics around the world threatens efforts to end hunger and malnutrition – a discussion.
Reforms are necessary to make cocoa farming—the foundation of the global chocoloate industry—profitable for the farmers. A discussion.
Small, inexpensive solar pumps can greatly expand the availability of irrigation, research shows.
The government of India has distributed 100 million cards to help farmers monitor soil health. But many are finding them overly technical and difficult to use.
As the world faces growing stresses on natural resources from climate change, population growth, urbanization, and other forces, researchers must grapple with complex questions about sustainable agriculture.
Standard social science interview techniques may not be accounting for cognitive bias, a new study finds.
A discussion of IFPRI's Advancing Research on Nutrition and Agriculture (ARENA) project.