9th Jan 2018

Kenya: Farmers grow soya beans to manage striga

It’s midday and Francis Babu is using a hoe to weed his maize and soya beans. The movements of his hands and hoe match the beat and lyrics of his favourite song, Read More

19th Dec 2015

Malawi: Farmers earn cash from watermelons despite poor markets

Robert Sosola was a man with serious financial challenges. Every year, his income from maize was dwindling Read More

17th Dec 2015

Uganda: Girl sells hibiscus juice to pay school fees

Winnie Ajok wants to finish her education. So she divides her time between the classroom and the marketplace.

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17th Dec 2015

Togo: Woman earns living by processing fish

The last rays of the sunset are fading over Katenga, a fishing village a few hundred metres from Togo’s main fishing port, Lomé Read More

21st Nov 2015

Uganda: Widow finds success with soybeans

After her husband died, Kulkeria Onono found it difficult to farm on her own. Mrs. Onono and her husband had grown cotton as Read More

25th Sep 2015

Uganda: Farmer profits from herbal remedies

Guard Okello graduated from the University of Nairobi in 1967. He didn’t plan to be a farmer. But ten years ago, Mr. Okello Read More