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Blog
March 24, 2015 | Blog
Apple pie. Baseball. Agriculture. There are few things more American than these. Surprised to see agriculture on the list?
Blog
May 1, 2015 | Blog
This work benefits both the United States and other counties by generating new channels of economic activity, trade and commerce between the demand of markets at the top of the pyramid and the new agricultural producers at the bottom.
Field Story
April 30, 2015 | Newsletter
In Tanzania, a Feed the Future program is working to improve household health and nutrition through trainings on home garden production, education related to household nutrition, and HIV/AIDS awareness, prevention and control.
Field Story
April 30, 2015 | Newsletter
Health problems during pregnancy and among young children are often related to poor nutrition, which is why a maternal and child health project in Tajikistan is helping women learn skills and receive support to better care for themselves and their children before, during and after pregnancy.
Field Story
April 30, 2015 | Newsletter
When Eric Muraguri noticed women collecting chicken byproduct parts outside a Nairobi poultry processing plant where he worked, he decided to start a service to provide safe and affordable protein to some of Kenya’s poorest people.
Field Story
April 30, 2015 | Newsletter
Soybean is unfamiliar to populations in many developing countries, so the Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Soybean Value Chain Research, led by the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, are researching how to increase sustainable consumption of this nutritious crop.
Field Story
April 30, 2015 | Newsletter
The Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Grain Legumes, led by Michigan State University, is undertaking a number of projects to maximize the potential of common food staples to combat undernutrition and food insecurity.
Field Story
April 30, 2015 | Newsletter
The Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Nutrition in Asia, led by Tufts University, has been supporting research and capacity building to inform nutrition policy in Nepal since 2011.