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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Journal Article

Journal of Agricultural Economics. 
Authors: Menale Kassie, Hailemariam Teklewold Paswel Marenya Moti Jaleta Olaf Erenstein

Farmer and extension manual

This study evaluates soil moisture and maize productivity under the tested cropping systems in Mozambique…


Presentation on policy lobbying efforts for the scaling out of SIMLESA in Ethiopia.

Journal Article

Technological Forecasting and Social Change
Authors: Abebe D.Beyene Menale Kassie

Policy brief

Learn how the CASI approach to scaling is key to innovation adoption in Tanzania.

Farmer and extension manual

Manual about the farming systems in Ethiopia-Somali region and expected benefits under Conservation agriculture.

Policy brief

Learn how CA-based Sustainable Intensification practices have improved maize yields and reduced farmer drudgery in Kenya.

Media Report

-CIMMYT.ORG SIMLESA has undertaken a multidisciplinary research approach bringing together sociologists, economists, agronomists and breeders to study how maize-legume conservation agriculture-based farming can best benefit farmers in Eastern and Southern Africa with promising results. Read more of this report here.

Media Report

Title:Two-wheel tractors & conservation agriculture for sustainable intensification in Ethiopia

Author:Bastemeijer, E.Year:2017

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