Pulses blog

27/11/16
High-yielding, heat-tolerant and disease-resistant cereals and legumes are helping to fight climate change in Africa.
16/05/16
Over 300 participants from 35 countries gathered at ICP 2016 endorse the Morocco Declaration for better policies on pulses production.
21/04/16
تم هذا الإسبوع افتتاح المؤتمر الدولي حول البقول للصحة والتغذية والزراعة المستدامة في المناطق الجافة لعام 2016
21/04/16
La Conférence internationale en 2016 au sujet des légumineuses visant sur la santé, la nutrition et l'agriculture durable dans les zones arides a été lancée aujourd'hui
20/04/16
Dilrukshi Thavarajah, assistant professor at Clemson University, USA, sees ICP 2016 as a way to increase awareness of pulses’ nutritional qualities that combat micro-nutrient deficiencies and obesity.
19/04/16
Rajeev Varshney, Global Research Program Director of Genetic Gains at ICRISAT, voices his hopes and thoughts on why ICP 2016 will affect the future of pulses.
18/04/16
ICP 2016 began on April 18, bringing policy makers, scientists, private sector & donors together on way forward to increase pulses production.
18/04/16
Pulses are the ANSWER, emphasizes Rattan Lal, leading climate-resilient agriculture scientist and keynote speaker at ICP 2016.
12/04/16
2016 International Conference on Pulses in Marrakesh set for high profile participation and big outcomes to boost pulses production.
11/04/16
The Global Pulse Confederation (GPC) has invited people from all over the world to showcase their culinary talents using pulses in a virtual competition.
24/02/16
ICARDA launches a Global Pulses Research Platform in India to increase the region’s pulses production and reduce dependencies on imports.
22/02/16
ICARDA's new pulses platform to boost declining pulses production in India through sustainable intensification of cropping systems.
27/01/16
LovePulses Competition in Ethiopia helps raise profile of pulses for both food and farming.
18/01/16
Ethiopian farmers gain hope as improved faba bean demonstrates revival of degraded soils and productivity.
07/01/16
The India-Morocco South-South Initiative kicked off celebrations for IYP 2016 with a grand feast.
17/12/15
ICARDA holds pulses potluck in Amman with their DG to kick of 2016 International Year of Pulses.
15/11/15
Demekech, an Ethiopian farmer from Gimbichu, has seen lentil crop devastated from disease. With improved varieties, things are different.
11/11/15
ICARDA joins FAO at the launch of 2016 International Year of Pulses in Rome, Italy.
29/10/15
ICARDA announces International Conference on Pulses for Drylands to be held in Marrakesh, Morocco, 13-15 April, 2016.
12/08/15
A new micronutrient-rich lentil variety, 'BARIMasur-8', released in Bangladesh with ICARDA's research to combat anemia.
23/02/15
Early maturing lentil varieties are adding new crop, income and nutrition for rice farmers in India, Bangladesh and Nepal.