Asia

Conference in Indonesia highlights how biodiversity plays key role in successful sustainable agriculture programs

The IPM CRSP conference in Indonesia featured in a Virginia Tech News story.

  • Date of Publication: 5/22/2013
  • Author(s): Melissa Smith
  • Type of Document: Newspaper Article

Penn State Partnership Stimulates New Pest Technology Business in South Asia

Ed Rajotte, co-PI for the South Asia program, on his program’s work to develop pest management tactics for vegetable farmers in that region.

  • Date of Publication: 5/10/2013
  • Author(s): Not Available
  • Type of Document: Newspaper Article

Climate Change and Other Factors Degrade Nepalese Livestock Systems

Abstract: Climate change, along with other factors, such as deforestation and land-use changes, threaten to degrade the health of mixed farming systems in Nepal. For the […]

  • Date of Publication: May 2013
  • Author(s): Durga D Poudel
  • Type of Document: Research Brief

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IPM CRSP Trip Report: India 25 January – 3rd February 2013, Boubacar Drame

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  • Date of Publication: 2013
  • Author(s): Boubacar Drame
  • Type of Document: Project Document

IPM CRSP Trip Report: India 25 January – 3rd February 2013, Mr. Michael Kwabena Osei

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  • Date of Publication: 2013
  • Author(s): Michael Kwabena Osei
  • Type of Document: Project Document

IPM CRSP Trip Report: Bangladesh 2 – 5 February 2013; Nutan Kaushik

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  • Date of Publication: 2013
  • Author(s): Nutan Kaushik
  • Type of Document: Project Document

Governance of Global Value Chains in Response to Food Safety and Certification Standards: The Case of Shrimp from Vietnam

Abstract: We use global value chain (GVC) theory to understand governance of Vietnam’s shrimp farming industry. We describe this GVC as buyer-driven with important food safety […]

  • Date of Publication: 2013
  • Author(s): Nhuong Tran; Conner Bailey; Norbert Wilson; Michael Phillips
  • Type of Document: Scholarly Article

Maintenance of soil quality and sustainable production through implementation of conservation agriculture production systems (CAPS) in rainfed, sloping land farming of the mid-hill region of Nepal

Powerpoint presentation. ABSTRACT: A challenge that central mid-hills communities in Nepal face is maintaining soil fertility and health in upland terraced systems while simultaneously achieving increased […]

  • Date of Publication: 2013
  • Author(s): S.E. Crow; T. Radovich; P. Paudyal; B. Paudel; J. Halbrendt; B.B. Tamage; K. Thapa
  • Type of Document: Media