- Development of Sorghum and Pearl Productivity in Saline Landes - Phase II
Development of Sorghum and Pearl Productivity in Saline Landes - Phase II
Egypt, Oman, Yemen, Syria, Jordan
|Loan Administrator||OPEC Fund for International Development|
|Co-financiers||IFAD, AFESD, ISDB, NARS, ICRISAT, OPEC Fund|
|OPEC Fund Contribution (US$m)||0.50|
This was the second phase of an OFID sponsored agricultural research project with the object to improve the livelihoods of farmers in salinity-affected environments, specifically to develop and disseminate high-yielding, salinity-tolerant sorghum and pearl millet cultivars as well as crop management technologies for economic and sustainable crop-livestock production.