Agricultural Production Systems

Project completed

The overall goal is enhanced know-how on advantages and limitations of different agricultural production systems in three tropical countries contributes to sustainable agriculture. Solid agronomic and socio-economic data on major organic and conventional agricultural production systems in selected project regions are collected, published and disseminated. New locally-adapted technology innovations for major organic production systems are available and ready for dissemination.

Country/region Topic Period Budget
Agriculture & food security
Agricultural research
01.05.2011 - 31.12.2014
CHF  1’600’000
Directorate/federal office responsible SDC
Credit area Development cooperation
Project partners Contract partner
Swiss Academic and Research Institution
  • Research Institute for Organic Agriculture

Budget Current phase Swiss budget CHF    1’600’000 Swiss disbursement to date CHF    1’600’000
Project phases Phase 4 01.12.2018 - 31.12.2022   (Current phase) Phase 3 01.12.2014 - 31.12.2018   (Completed)

Phase 2 01.05.2011 - 31.12.2014   (Completed)

Phase 1 01.05.2007 - 30.04.2011   (Completed)