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Strengthening Of Community Seed Production Groups (CSPG) In Nepal
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The seed replacement rate in Nepal is very low and this should be increased to at least 25-33% from the current level of 4.7% in the country. Farmers have been growing deteriorated seeds of crop varieties for many years without replacement. Farmers prefer local varieties in rainfed areas due to low input and low management requirements and low risks compared to improved varieties. So, for successful production of quality seeds, farmers need to be organized in community-based seed production groups (CBSPG). The programme also provides production inputs, credit, training and technical know-how on seed production, storage and marketing.
Publisher:
FAO ,   (2016 )
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Bulletin or Poster in English
Keywords:
SEEDS, GRAINS, AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS, SEED PRODUCTION, SEED STORAGE, CAPACITY BUILDING, FOOD SECURITY, CROP MANAGEMENT, CROP YIELDS, DISASTER RISK REDUCTION, CLIMATE CHANGE, MARKETING, POST HARVEST, NATURAL RESOURCES MANAGEMENT, FARMERS
Thematic Group:
 FAO : Food and Agriculture Organization
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04.02.01  -  Crop Management
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