Adoption studies

Adoption of ACIAR project outputs 2014

Date released
24 March 2015
978 1 925133 54 7
Publication Code

Amir Jilani, David Pearce and Andrew AlfordAllen D. McHugh.Rao C.N. Rachaputi and Michael HughesStephen Walkden-Brown and Chanda Nimbkar.Greg Hamilton, Zahid Hussain, Ghani Akbar and Muhammad IrfanNeal Menzies and K. Sammi ReddyAndrew Beattie


This report summarises the adoption results for seven Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research
(ACIAR) projects completed in 2009–10. The projects involved:

  • five individual partner countries—China, India (two projects), Pakistan, Papua New Guinea (PNG) and Vietnam (two projects)
  • six food- and crop-related projects—wheat (two projects), temperate fruits, peanuts, maize, soybean and citrus
  • one conservation agriculture project designed to improve crop water use efficiency for farmers in China
  • one livestock project aiming to improve sheep-meat production and rural incomes in India.