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Major Impacts of the Cereal Systems Initiative for South Asia 2012-2015

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he development of local service providers for straw chopping and concentrate feed production provided a new business opportunity and improved availability and access to better feed for dairy farmers.

Impact in NUMBERS Milk yield increased by at least 10 percent when farmers increased the use of inexpensive, locally available and nutritionally rich supplementary feeds. Use of chopped fodder to feed livestock increased the milk yield by 14 percent for dairy farmers in Odisha and Bihar.

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Profile for Cereal Systems Initiative for South Asia

Advancing Sustainable Innovations for a Food Secure Future in India  

This report from the Cereal Systems Initiative for South Asia (CSISA) highlights some of CSISA's most significant achievements from 2012-201...

Advancing Sustainable Innovations for a Food Secure Future in India  

This report from the Cereal Systems Initiative for South Asia (CSISA) highlights some of CSISA's most significant achievements from 2012-201...