Posts Tagged "Crop Stewardship"

Stewardship

Posted by on Jan 10, 2013 in |

Agriculture is a major contributor to many economies in Asia. But years of under-investment in rural development and agricultural research have left farmers ill-equipped to deal with food security pressures. In addition, other factors such as climate change, the decline of available arable land and water scarcity have further undermined Asia’s productivity potential. Most notably, agriculture modernization has been inhibited by the small size of farms and a lack of investment in the facilities and training necessary for developing more profitable businesses. The perspective among many...

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