Agriculture

14th Jun 2018

Tanzania: Farmers conserve soil in hilly farms with minimum tillage and crop residues.

The sky is clear and the sun is shining brightly on the steep, green slopes of Mount Meru in northern Tanzania. Farmer Felix Read More

27th Apr 2016

Tears roll down Henry Otim’s cheeks as he recalls the pain he experienced at the hands of the Lord’s Resistance Army. In northern Uganda, the Lord’s Resistance Army was well-known for abducting Read More

20th Apr 2016

John Mateo washes a bucket full of red apples. He knows that if they are not peeled and dried in a hot oven, they will rot, goats will spoil them, and hunger will arrive.

The 35-year-old Read More

13th Apr 2016

Holding a container of a powdery substance in one hand and a stick in the other, Lasso Soar gradually pours the powder into a jar of water and uses the stick to turn the mixture. He explains, “ Read More

11th Apr 2016

Stephen Tumhaire rakes through the knee-high grass to get rid of fallen tree branches that might stop the grass from growing in his field Read More

6th Apr 2016

Marinus Aka is a 31-year-old teacher at Regina Pacis higher technical college, and the most educated person in his family. He even teaches extra hours and classes at different schools. Though his Read More

30th Mar 2016

Five years ago, women in Mali formed the Convergence of Women for Food Sovereignty, or COFERSA. The women’s organization collects, maintains, stores, multiplies, and preserves farmer-bred seeds. Read More

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