Sustainable intensification through conservation agriculture is not only necessary but urgent. This is the key message and approach that SIMLESA is focusing on, in collaboration with its international partners and national agricultural research systems (NARS) in Africa.
About 120 SIMLESA partners, stakeholders and invited guests met in Harare, Zimbabwe, between March 16–19, to review activities to date and to plan for the 2015/2016 season. The second phase of the project (2014–2018) started in July 2014. Like Phase I, it is funded by the Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR) and managed by CIMMYT.Read more... Link