The section below contains links to 12 different categories of resources from SIMLESA including publications, multi-media, datasheets, media reports and factsheets among others...

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Working paper

ACIAR’s mid-term review of SIMLESA covering the closing years of the program’s Phase 1 and the opening period of Phase II.

Media Report

Two wheel tractors (2WTs) are a valuable but uncommon source of farm power to small holder farmers in Ethiopia,

Media Report

The agricultural mechanization in Zimbabwe has evolved over time especially amongst small holder farmers.

Policy brief

This brief is based on a value chain survey carried out on the maize and legume seed sectors in Tanzania.

Journal Article

Crop Protection Volume 78, Pages 54-62 
Authors: Isaiah Nyagumbo, Muchaneta Munamati, Eleanor F. Mutsamba, Christian Thierfelder, Angelo Cumbane, Domingos Dias


Changes in mainstreaming approaches have increased the number of farmers reached in Mozambique (Written in Portuguese).

Media Report

-CIMMYT.ORG A new video highlights the outcomes and achievements of the SIMLESA project and it features interviews with farmers and scientists…


Presentation on SIMLESA’s summary of achievements by the program’s Objectives.

Working paper

This report describes the concepts of scaling employed in SIMLESA (and which can be replicated with modifications) to similar projects and programs in the region.

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