Unsurprisingly, these countries also suffer from high rates of poverty, malnutrition and food insecurity, and continued land degradation and conversion of marginal areas to agricultural production.
Conservation agriculture holds out the promise of stabilizing and improving both crop productivity and natural resource quality for these farmers, but the performance of CA for both crop production and natural resource quality has been mixed.
While the benefits of CA may require a decade or longer to be manifest, we will welcome shorter term multi-year studies that can demonstrate realized benefits or promising trends, especially from on-farm trials.
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