Pulses blog

27 November, 2016
High-yielding, heat-tolerant and disease-resistant cereals and legumes are helping to fight climate change in Africa.
16 May, 2016
Over 300 participants from 35 countries gathered at ICP 2016 endorse the Morocco Declaration for better policies on pulses production.
21 April, 2016
تم هذا الإسبوع افتتاح المؤتمر الدولي حول البقول للصحة والتغذية والزراعة المستدامة في المناطق الجافة لعام 2016
21 April, 2016
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 April, 2016
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 April, 2016
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 April, 2016
ICP 2016 began on April 18, bringing policy makers, scientists, private sector & donors together on way forward to increase pulses production.
18 April, 2016
Pulses are the ANSWER, emphasizes Rattan Lal, leading climate-resilient agriculture scientist and keynote speaker at ICP 2016.
12 April, 2016
2016 International Conference on Pulses in Marrakesh set for high profile participation and big outcomes to boost pulses production.
11 April, 2016
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 February, 2016
ICARDA launches a Global Pulses Research Platform in India to increase the region’s pulses production and reduce dependencies on imports.
22 February, 2016
ICARDA's new pulses platform to boost declining pulses production in India through sustainable intensification of cropping systems.
27 January, 2016
LovePulses Competition in Ethiopia helps raise profile of pulses for both food and farming.
18 January, 2016
Ethiopian farmers gain hope as improved faba bean demonstrates revival of degraded soils and productivity.
07 January, 2016
The India-Morocco South-South Initiative kicked off celebrations for IYP 2016 with a grand feast.
17 December, 2015
ICARDA holds pulses potluck in Amman with their DG to kick of 2016 International Year of Pulses.
15 November, 2015
Demekech, an Ethiopian farmer from Gimbichu, has seen lentil crop devastated from disease. With improved varieties, things are different.
11 November, 2015
ICARDA joins FAO at the launch of 2016 International Year of Pulses in Rome, Italy.
29 October, 2015
ICARDA announces International Conference on Pulses for Drylands to be held in Marrakesh, Morocco, 13-15 April, 2016.
12 August, 2015
A new micronutrient-rich lentil variety, 'BARIMasur-8', released in Bangladesh with ICARDA's research to combat anemia.
23 February, 2015
Early maturing lentil varieties are adding new crop, income and nutrition for rice farmers in India, Bangladesh and Nepal.