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Market StructureData Is the Global Seed Industry Investing in Smallholders? A New Report Measures Private Sector Engagement

By: Sara Gustafson, IFPRI Improved seed varieties that are more resistant to heat, drought, and pests and disease can help farmers increase their crop yields and adapt to the effects of climate change. However, smallholder farmers often do not use improved seeds, because of prohibitively high costs, a lack of access to seed dealers, or… Read more »