The Regional Program for Sustainable Agricultural Development in Central Asia and Caucasus was initiated in 1998, and operates as a consortium of eight National Agricultural Research Centers (NARS), eight Centers of the Consultative Group for International Agricultural Research (CGIAR consortium members) and three additional advanced research institutions (non-CGIAR consortium members).
October 20, 2013International food policy think-thank team tours Central Asia on scoping mission
October 10, 2013Climate change makes heat tolerance a must-have trait for wheat in Central Asia
September 07, 2013New boost to conservation of endangered fruit, nut tree species in Central Asia
September 03, 2013Climate change challenges smallholder potato growers in Central Asia to use less water
August 14, 2013From planning to action: multi-year dryland systems research program set in motion
|29 November – 4 December||53rd Meeting of ICARDA Board of Trustees|
|4-5 December||ICARDA 14th Regional Coordination Meeting for Central Asia and the Caucasus|
|10 – 11 December||Conservation Agriculture for Irrigated Areas in Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan|
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Heat stress is a major worry for farmers in large parts of Central Asia, and Uzbekistan in particular. After all, agricultural production is affected.
Bioversity International is inviting applications for research on grain species relevant to both Australia and the applicant’s home country. The fellowship, up to US$ 20,000 for a research project of up to 12 months duration, is supported by the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC), Australia.
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