Agriculture

23rd Jun 2018

Kenya: No pond? No problem. Kenyans take to an unlikely new crop: fish (Trust)

 Climate change can bring unpredictable weather and crop failure. But in this changing environment, Kenyan farmer Read More

3rd Feb 2016

Marcellin Yao Yao tells anyone who will listen that he owes his life to bees. Every day, the 50-year-old beekeeper hops on his motorcycle or walks to his beehives just outside the village of Read More

28th Jan 2016

Justin Dlomo watches with a growing sense of dread as his small herd of emaciated cattle scrounge for bits of dry grass.

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24th Jan 2016

 Bertha Chibhememe smiles as she shows off her traditional seed varieties at a seed fair. The 45-year-old farms in the Sangwe communal area Read More

24th Jan 2016

Small-scale maize farmers in many parts of Malawi are worried about the current dry spell. Some areas have been without rain for two or Read More

17th Jan 2016

Esther Djuidjeu is a 35-year-old farmer and mother of four. She lives in Bokito, a town in Cameroon’s Centre Region. While she plays with her 5-month-old baby, she receives a text message on her Read More

6th Jan 2016

Jean Pascal Simporé is a man who loves challenges. After finishing school, he found it hard to find a job in his chosen field of public administration. So Mr. Simporé turned to farming.

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