Agriculture

4th Oct 2017

Kenya: Farmers collect rainwater to boost yields (Farmers Trend)

Patrick Mukuna is enjoying year-round bumper harvests of onions and kale at a time when many farmers in his area Read More

1st Mar 2016

Tanzania: Improved weather prediction services needed to free farmers from climate change (The Guardian Limited)

Farming is not a safe venture these days,” says Tito Read More

29th Feb 2016

Farmer Marie-Thérèse Toé is a model for many women. Widowed for more than a decade, Mrs. Toé has been the sole provider for her four children. And she has done it all through farming.

Mrs Read More

27th Feb 2016

Twenty-five-year-old Christine Lenganya lifts and balances a 20-litre jerry can of water on her head, her year-old baby strapped to her Read More

25th Feb 2016

Marie Rose Iyakaremye is a woman who is not afraid of challenges. She has grown bananas for nearly 30 years in Icyeru, a small town in the Mukura district of southern Rwanda.

In 2012, Mrs Read More

18th Feb 2016

Busia County in western Kenya is home to a variety of indigenous vegetables. But for decades, a shift in popular taste away from Read More

17th Feb 2016

It’s a hot and windy afternoon in Kachwekano village, about 70 kilometres north of Uganda’s capital city of Kampala. Dusty leaves swirl around Augustine Kamugisha and his colleagues as they sit Read More

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