CSISA at a Glance Challenges, Overview and Impacts
Challenges in South Asia
Where CSISA works
South Asia’s Indo-Gangetic Plains – home to the region’s most important grain baskets – in Bangladesh, India and Nepal.
More than 1,500 women farmers across Bihar and Odisha adopted at least one improved agriculture practice in 203-14.
Released 49 new wheat varieties and 5 new rice varieties suited for cultivation under direct seeded rice method.
Use of chopped fodder to feed livestock led to 30% reduction in feed cost and 14% higher milk yield.
More than 150 axial flow threshers deployed through service providers facilitated advancement of wheat sowing.