Agriculture Practices improving water productivity in rainfed production sistems in Central America

Agriculture Practices improving water productivity in rainfed production sistems in Central America

A CRS publication that examines the best practices to increase water productivity. Improving water productivity is critical to avoid a water crisis, maintain sufficient water to sustain ecosystems, and to satisfy a growing urban and industrial demand for water. Agronomic …

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Inspiring Big Change on Small Farms: The Howard G. Buffett Centre for No-Till Agriculture in Ghana
Inspiring Big Change on Small Farms: The Howard G. Buffett Centre for No-Till Agriculture in Ghana

In November of 2016, a CRS led group of technical staff, local partners, and farmers from Bolivia, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua visited the Howard G. Buffet Foundation Center for No-Till Agriculture (CNTA) in Amanchia, Ghana. This video, narrated …

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Management soils to management water / Water Smart Agriculture
Management soils to management water / Water Smart Agriculture

Over the past decade, some Central American Countries have suffered from frequent drought. In 2015, El Salvador suffered from its fourth episode of drought. This video demonstrates the drought resilience of families who have adopted ASA practices, especially those who …

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Water Benefits Calculator (WBC)
Water Benefits Calculator (WBC)

In collaboration with Limnotech, an environmental engineering and science firm, we have developed a tool that allows us to model hydrological impacts that result from different types of farm management.The WBC is a free, online interactive tool designed to give …

THE LANDSCAPE: LESSONS LEARNED AND OPPORTUNITIES IN CENTRAL AMERICA RAINFED AGRICULTURE THE RIGHT SCALE FOR
THE LANDSCAPE: LESSONS LEARNED AND OPPORTUNITIES IN CENTRAL AMERICA RAINFED AGRICULTURE THE RIGHT SCALE FOR

A CRS publication that examines the necessary approaches and strategic frameworks for landscape agriculture in Central America with analysis and lessons learned from different experiences across the region.

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Agriculture Practices improving water productivity in rainfed production sistems in Central America
Agriculture Practices improving water productivity in rainfed production sistems in Central America

A CRS publication that examines the best practices to increase water productivity. Improving water productivity is critical to avoid a water crisis, maintain sufficient water to sustain ecosystems, and to satisfy a growing urban and industrial demand for water. Agronomic …

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AGRICULTURAL EXTENSION SERVICES IN NICARAGUA, HONDURAS AND EL SALVADOR
AGRICULTURAL EXTENSION SERVICES IN NICARAGUA, HONDURAS AND EL SALVADOR

A CRS publication that examines the state of the art systems, methodologies, and tools of agricultural extension services in Central America. The guide offers reflections on the historical and current conditions of agricultural extension for smallholder rainfed production in the …

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Pocket Guide 3: Managing Water Resources
Pocket Guide 3: Managing Water Resources

A pocket guide for agricultural extension agents working in rainfed areas on how to use climate-smart approaches for managing water resources.

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