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Conservation Agriculture in Central Mexico

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Brazil; Peru; Suriname; France; Colombia; Guyana; Bolivia; Venezuela; Ecuador
Cities
Santa Cruz; Manaus; La Paz
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Partners: Anheuser-Busch InBev
Centros Impulsor
FIRA (central development bank)
Countries: Mexico
Regions: Santiago
Project SDGs:
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Sustainable Agriculture (SDG 2.4)
Project Tags:
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Soil Erosion and Health
Conservation Agriculture/Agronomy
Services Needed: Financial support
Desired Partners: Investor
Business Association
Business
NGO / Civil Society
Government
Language: English
Start & End Dates: Jan. 2014  »  Ongoing
Project Website: www.ab-inbev.com/social-responsibility/environment/water-use...
Project Source: User
Profile Completion: 69%

Project Overview

This project is located in the rain fed Altiplano and irrigated Bajio regions, where AB InBev is collaborating with the development bank FIRA, Centros Impulsor and others to promote best conservation agriculture practices for barley and other crop production. In 2014, AB InBev supported numerous demonstration trials and facilitated education and promotion events aimed at increasing the awareness and adoption of conservation agriculture.

Project Results

Improved soil health, reduced soil erosion and increased soil moisture retention.

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Anheuser-Busch InBev is a publicly traded company (Euronext: ABI) based in Leuven, Belgium, with American Depositary Receipts on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: BUD). With a portfolio of well over 200 beer brands, it is the leading global brewer, ... Learn More

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