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CLICK TO WATCH : ‘100+ 2025 SUSTAINABILITY GOALS’ 133 countries. In India for example, through

programmes, which educate farmers to

the use of data, technology and key

adopt best practices. “With this pro-

insights from the field, the SmartBarley

gramme we aim to drive change and

team is supporting around 4,000

build a sustainable future for us and for

farmers in boosting farmer productivity

our farmers with a truly 360 approach

and environmental performance. By

impacting not only the farmer margin

actively engaging local farmers, R&D

but also water usage reduction through

specialists have sought to improve

better irrigation practices, health &

crop quality and introduce new barley

safety, nutrition and women empower-

varieties, while agronomists have worked

ment,” adds Wauters.

with farmers in the implementation of

“Our approach is rooted in the comm-

crop management practices to enable

unities where we live and work, and we

them to achieve optimum crop yields.

are well positioned to support entre-

All of this work is fully underpinned

preneurs who are tackling local challeng-

by AB InBev’s SmartFarmer training

es. Partnering with KisanHub – a crop w w w.suppl yc ha i ndi gi ta l. com

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