Tag: sustainability

New Publication: Innovative Fertilizers and Application Technologies

Bindraban, PS, Dimkpa, CO, White, JC, et al. Safeguarding human and planetary health demands a fertilizer sector transformation. Plants, People, Planet. 2020. https://doi.org/10.1002/ppp3.10098 Summary Strategies for delivering sustainable food systems require significant reduction in yield gaps and food system inefficiencies. Mineral fertilizers will play a critical role in achieving both of these aims. However, reduction in nutrient losses from mineral fertilizer use to…

From the Field: Emilia Means Business!

Following the success of our Building Foundations for Female Entrepreneurs series, we asked others to share their stories. Shortly after, we received this piece from one of our colleagues in the field. The following example and others like it illuminate the various obstacles and accomplishments surrounding female entrepreneurs in developing countries. Feel free to share your stories with us on…

Réflexion sur les jalons atteints en quatre décennies

Il est de coutume que l’atteinte d’une étape importante évoque en nous le désir d’évaluer les succès passes et de nous tourner vers des projets futurs tout aussi significatifs. Tel est le cas alors que je me penche sur les 40 années de services rendus par l’IFDC, dans le souci d’atteindre la sécurité alimentaire mondiale tout en améliorant les conditions…