Applying improved cropping techniques makes a tomato farmer in Assam, India a role model for other local tomato producers.
Two new WorldVeg projects seek broad-based transformation of the agricultural sector in Jharkhand and Assam, India.
In mid-2016, the World Bank approached the World Vegetable Center with a request to introduce improved vegetable production technologies in Assam. WorldVeg developed a project proposal “Assam Agribusiness and Rural Transformation" (APART) and presented it to Assam Rural Infrastructure and Agriculture Services (ARIAS), an agency under the government of Assam. To better understand the Center’s work, ARIAS members toured WorldVeg project locations in Odisha from 21-22 March 2017. -- MORE --