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  • Climatic Trends in Different Bioclimatic Zones in the Chitwan Annapurna Landscape, Nepal 

    Luitel, Dol Raj; Jha, Pramod K.; Siwakoti, Mohan; Shrestha, Madan Lall; Munniappan, Rangaswamy (MDPI, 2020-11-20)
    The Chitwan Annapurna Landscape (CHAL) is the central part of the Himalayas and covers all bioclimatic zones with major endemism of flora, unique agro-biodiversity, environmental, cultural and socio-economic importance. ...
  • Prevalence of Puccinia abrupta var. partheniicola and its impact on Parthenium hysterophorus in Kathmandu Valley, Nepal 

    Maharjan, Seerjana; Devkota, Anjana; Shrestha, Bharat B.; Baniya, Chitra B.; Rangaswamy, Muniappan; Jha, Pramod K. (2020-10-21)
    Abstract Background Parthenium hysterophorus is a noxious invasive weed in tropical and subtropical regions of the world, including Nepal. Among 11 species of biological control agents released to control P. hysterophorus ...
  • Measuring the Effects of Drone Delivery in the United States 

    Lyon-Hill, Sarah; Tilashalski, Melissa; Ellis, Kimberli; Travis, Elli (Virginia Tech Office of Economic Development, 2020-09)
    OED, the Grado Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, and the Mid-Atlantic Aviation Partnership (MAAP) studied the impact and benefits of drone delivery in three metropolitan communities, Christiansburg, VA; ...
  • Hillsville Farmers’ Market Feasibility Study 

    Dowd, Frances; Lyon-Hill, Sarah; Mawyer, Adam; Gould, Maeve (Virginia Tech Office of Economic Development, 2016)
    OED conducted a feasibility study for a proposed farmer's market in downtown Hillsville, VA, with the goal of promoting healthy eating and making sure healthy foods are accessible to all community members. In 2020, Downtown ...
  • CIRED Connect, June 2020 

    Unknown author (Virginia Tech. Center for International Research, Education, and Development, 2020-06)
    A periodic newsletter of the Center for International Research, Education, and Development. In this edition, we focus on how COVID-19 is impacting CIRED’s projects and activities around the world and how we are responding.
  • Parasitism of Locally Recruited Egg Parasitoids of the Fall Armyworm in Africa 

    Laminou, Saidou A.; Ba, Malick Niango; Karimoune, Laouali; Doumma, Ali; Muniappan, Rangaswamy (MDPI, 2020-07-09)
    The fall armyworm (FAW), Spodoptera frugiperda (J.E. Smith) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae), is an insect native to the tropical and subtropical Americas that has recently spread to Africa, where it predominately attacks ...
  • Mobile phones and women's empowerment in Maasai communities: How men shape women's social relations and access to phones 

    Summers, Kelly H.; Baird, Timothy D.; Woodhouse, Emily; Christie, Maria Elisa; McCabe, J. Terrence; Terta, Felista; Peter, Naomi (Elsevier, 2020-05-13)
    Mobile phones have been heralded by many as promising new tools to empower women throughout the Global South. However, some have asserted that new information and communication technologies (ICTs) may serve to amplify ...
  • Strategies and tools for integrating gender into agriculture and nutrition curriculum: Symposium Report 

    Jones, Kristal; Christie, Maria Elisa (Virginia Tech, 2014-07)
    The ‘Strategies and Tools for Integrating Gender in the Agriculture and Nutrition Curriculum’ Symposium, held in Mbour, Senegal, on June 17-18, 2014 brought together educators, development practitioners, government agents ...
  • US-Africa Higher Education Partnerships: Strategies and Practices for Success 

    Unknown author (Virginia Tech, 2015-03)
    InnovATE hosted a symposium at the University of Florida in Gainesville that was centered on preparing successful students, faculty and institutions. Speakers from USAID, Higher Education for Development, World Bank, and ...
  • innovATE: Building Capacity for Agricultural Training and Education in Developing Countries 

    Unknown author (Virginia Tech, 2013-09)
    This symposium brings together educators, administrators, and development experts whose interest lies in capacity building of agricultural education and training systems in developing countries. The symposium will collect ...
  • InnovATE Symposium 2017 

    Unknown author (Virginia Tech, 2017-06)
    How do internal or external, national or institutional policies affect agricultural education and training (AET) systems? This is an important question for sustainable development of AET systems in international development. ...
  • OIA Connect, June 12, 2020 

    Unknown author (Virginia Tech. Outreach and International Affairs, 2020-06-12)
    This is the email newsletter for Outreach and International Affairs at Virginia Tech.
  • OIA Connect: Home Edition, June 17, 2020 

    Unknown author (Virginia Tech. Outreach and International Affairs, 2020-06-17)
    This is the email newsletter for Outreach and International Affairs at Virginia Tech. This issue celebrates the Juneteenth holiday.
  • OIA Connect, June 5, 2020 

    Unknown author (Virginia Tech. Outreach and International Affairs, 2020-06-03)
    This is the email newsletter for Outreach and International Affairs at Virginia Tech. This issue puts the spotlight on “Unfinished Conversations on Race,” presented by the Office for Inclusion and Diversity.
  • OIA Connect: Home Edition, June 3, 2020 

    Unknown author (Virginia Tech. Outreach and International Affairs, 2020-06-03)
    This is the email newsletter for Outreach and International Affairs at Virginia Tech.
  • OIA Connect: Home Edition, June 10, 2020 

    Unknown author (Virginia Tech. Outreach and International Affairs, 2020-06-10)
    This is the email newsletter for Outreach and International Affairs at Virginia Tech.
  • OIA Connect: Home Edition, May 27, 2020 

    Unknown author (Virginia Tech. Outreach and International Affairs, 2020-05-27)
    This is the email newsletter for Outreach and International Affairs at Virginia Tech.
  • OIA Connect, May 26, 2020 

    Unknown author (Virginia Tech. Outreach and International Affairs, 2020-05-26)
    This is the email newsletter for Outreach and International Affairs at Virginia Tech.
  • OIA Connect: Home Edition, May 6, 2020 

    Unknown author (Virginia Tech. Outreach and International Affairs, 2020-05-06)
    This is the email newsletter for Outreach and International Affairs at Virginia Tech.
  • OIA Connect: Home Edition, May 20, 2020 

    Unknown author (Virginia Tech. Outreach and International Affairs, 2020-05-20)
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