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Entries in agriculture technical notes (2)


Helping Pakistani farmers recover from floods: The CRS response

The recent flooding in Pakistan has been a disaster for farmers. Many families lost their crops as well as their homes, seed stores, stables and livestock. Farmers throughout the flood-affected areas need to plant wheat during the October/November planting season, but where and how will they get the seed? This technical note explains how CRS is helping Pakistani farmers access seed.

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CRS advises against direct distribution of vegetable seed in response to Haiti earthquake - March 2010

This technical note is being issued to explain CRS’ opposition to the direct distribution of vegetable seed in Haiti in response to the January 2010 earthquake.  

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