Published on June 2, 2017
Thomas Jayne's testimonial at the U.S. House of Representatives, Committee on Agriculture, regarding The Next Farm Bill: The Future of International Food Aid and Agricultural Development.
Published on October 23, 2017
A video to promote the creation of cooperatives
Published on August 3, 2017
The Project provided a briefing update to the Ministry on its output to date, and took down priority areas for project consideration from the Minister.
Published on August 8, 2017
The Policy Project facilitated the presentation of the State Policy Note on “Rice productivity in Kebbi State: Linking Data to Policy” to the Chairman, Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN).
Published on August 6, 2018
Video of T. Jayne's AAEA Fellow award speech, Washington DC, August 6, 2018
Published on January 4, 2017
Rwandan coffee is increasingly recognized as a high quality product, sought after by specialty coffee buyers. Despite impressive growth of the sector over the past two decades, coffee productivity in Rwanda is among the lowest in East Africa.
Published on May 23, 2017
The explosive growth of cities and the rapid emergence of an urban middle class are driving changes in food production and consumption in developing countries: A new book chapter by FSP team.
FSP West Africa Expertise on Herbicide Policies at the International Consortium on Applied Bioeconomy
Published on June 11, 2018
This panel explores the impact of the resulting rapid growth in herbicide use.
Published on August 31, 2017
FSP in Mali compared adoption and intensity of fertilizer use as well as productivity between men and women growers of sorghum within the same households. An AgriLinks post, August 31, 2017
Published on August 30, 2018
Malian farmers are concerned about being better farmers, and knowing the exact size of the fields they farm is a fundamental change.
Published on January 9, 2017
In Zambia, fertilizer subsidy program had no statistically significant effect on the share or number of votes won by incumbent presidents.
Published on June 26, 2018
FSP in Zambia brings technical support to IAPRI, a think tank on agricultural policy analysis.
Published on May 23, 2018
Ricker-Gilbert and Jayne article "Estimating the Enduring Effects of Fertiliser Subsidies on Commercial Fertiliser Demand and Maize Production" in the Journal of Agricultural Economics (2017), was one of the journal’s top 20 most downloaded recent papers.
FSG Faculty Meets with Akin Adesina, President of the African Development Bank, 2017 World Food Prize Laureate
Published on May 3, 2018
“Agriculture is cool, agriculture is sexy.” —Dr. Adesina
Published on May 18, 2018
In an effort to strengthen partnerships with local collaborators, Ron Hendrick, the Dean of the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources (CANR), made an official visit to Tanzania from May 13th to 18th, 2018.
Published on July 15, 2019
Chief Economist of USAID Dr. Louise Fox has highlighted FSG work by FSG's Thom Jayne and Milu Muyanga in her most recent blog post:
Published on August 10, 2018
Join us in remembering AFRE associate professor of international development Bino Témé, who passed away on August 4, 2018 in Bamako, Mali.
Published on September 13, 2019
Research by AFRE graduate student Myat Thida Win and Associate Professor Ben Belton regarding agricultural mechanization in Myanmar has been featured in The Economist. This research was funded by the Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Food Security Policy.
David Ortega Shares Insights to New Import Taxes Underscoring China's Role As Growing U.S. Food Supplier
Published on September 6, 2019
David Ortega, AFRE’s Associate Professor and a collaborator on FSP’s Africa Great Lakes Coffee (AGLC) project shares insights on new import taxes underscoring China's role as growing U.S. food supplier
Published on August 2, 2019
David Ortega, AFRE’s Associate Professor and a collaborator on FSP’s Africa Great Lakes Coffee (AGLC) project shares insights on the coffee farming crisis based on his FSP funded research in Rwanda.