Conservation Agriculture based Sustainable Intensification (CASI)

Description

Conservation Agriculture based Sustainable Intensification (CASI) addresses many of the constraints related to the productivity, profitability and sustainability of farming systems in South Asia. This course will familiarize participants in the principles, machinery, practice changes, challenges, benefits and business models that relate to successful implementation of CASI practices. Participants will be engaged through a series of both pre-recorded and live videos, discussions and group sharing activities, utilizing the power of Massive Open Online learning mechanisms. Course content will be delivered in Hindi and English.

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Objectives

-          Understanding of the principles of Conservation Agriculture Based Sustainable Intensification, with a focus   on South Asia

-          Familiarization with common CASI Machinery

-          Provide troubleshooting on common management issues

-          Highlight successful business models with real world case studies