Milk It for All It’s Worth

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The dairy value chain shows where to find the greatest risks to milk quality and safety.

Gathering Evidence for Policy Reforms in Pakistan

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IFPRI’s Pakistan Strategy Support Program is launching a survey that will shed light on a host of topics.

Bottom Up

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Local initiative creates a thriving cluster of potato producers in China. Now Anding has become China’s “potato capital.”

In Search of a Chain Reaction

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Building agricultural value chains may raise farmers’ incomes and make it easier to produce safer, more nutritious food.

Message from the Director General

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Value chains are garnering attention as a way of achieving broad development outcomes.

Rebuilding Agriculture in the DRC

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The DRC abounds in mineral and natural resources, but after decades of conflict, it is economically destitute. But the country may be turning a corner.

Do Women Think Differently about GM Crops?

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Women farmers in Colombia have their own reasons for growing genetically modified cotton.

Changing Their Ways

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IFPRI researcher Purnima Menon is studying how to change the behavior of families and policymakers so they’ll do the right thing for children’s nutrition.

Talking with Michael Hailu

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CTA director discusses current development issues and his own path to international development work

A Potato of a Different Color

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A recent HarvestPlus project managed to rapidly integrate orange sweet potatoes into the diets of rural households accustomed to eating white and yellow varieties.