Sustainable Intensification of Maize and Legumes in Eastern and Southern Africa (SIMLESA SIMLESA)

SIMLESA aims at: Understanding constraints, opportunities, crop-livestock interactions, resource-use, technology preferences and market access farmers’ among farmers engaged in maize and legume production; developing productive, resilient and sustainable smallholder maize-legume cropping and innovation systems for local scaling out; Increasing a range of maize and legume varieties for use by smallholder farmers through  accelerated breeding, regional testing, release and availability of performance data; supporting the development of regional and local innovation systems and; Building capacity of NARS to increase efficiency of agricultural research today and in the future

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  • Ministry of Agriculture Headquarters,
  • P.O. Box 30134, Lilongwe 3
  • Phone: +265 (0) 1 788 738
  • Fax: +265 (0) 1 788 908
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  • Physical Location: Ministry of Agriculture Headquarters Building, Capital Hill, Lilongwe.

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