Our latest impressions and news


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

Click on an icon to view the respective resources.

(Use button to reset the filters)

Presentation for policy lobbying for scaling out SIMLESA.


The Australian-funded SIMLESA research program underway in 11 African countries is helping farmers grow drought-tolerant and improved varieties of maize and legumes using conservation agriculture techniques.

Media Report

Read about the predicted impact of CASI technology in the Tanzania.


Challenges and opportunities identified and solved under SIMLESA in Tanzania.


Factsheet with key highlights of SIMLESA’s work in efforts to increase food security in Ethiopia.

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.

Policy brief

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

Working paper

A paper on capitalizing on the role of livestock for a sustainable intensification of the mixed crop-livestock in the SIMLESA sites.


Results from testing CA-based technologies in 10 agro-ecological zones in 5 countries.

social media