Tef is a vital cereal for Ethiopia. Our partnership to raise its yields is not just the cover story of our latest Review. The work has attracted widespread attention and won prizes. A new portrait asks project leader Zerihun Tadele: "What inspires plant scientists and why is their job so important?" Tadele's many publications include a recent "bestseller" article on raising crop productivity in Africa through intensification.
New report highlights small farms' future(s)
Our recent conference with CABI looked at "the future of small farms". International participants discussed a wide range of topics. An illustrated report describes what they said. It's available in low resolution and high resolution. A new peer-review study echoes many of the views. Let us know what you think.