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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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Policy brief

Learn about Bracharia grass, a promising livestock feed source and improvement for soil health.

Policy brief

Mulch is important in controlling soil erosion as demonstrated in this case study from Ethiopia.

Policy brief

In a series of 8 briefs you will find information on policy action points to support sustainable intensification in eastern and southern Africa.

Topics covered include soil health recapitalization, smallholder mechanization, fostering collective action for strengthening agricultural value chains, among other topics.

Working paper

Ephrem Tadesse1*, Alice Woodhead2, Rabe Yahaya3, Rahel Assefa4, Frédéric Baudron5


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

Working paper

An objective by objective review of SIMLESA’s achievements in Rwanda.

Farmer and extension manual

This is a series of 10 manuals in Amharic language. Topics covered include crop rotation and inter-cropping among other conservation agriculture practices.

Policy brief

The results presented in this brief, demonstrates the efficacy of the demonstration approach to agriculture extension.

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