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

20th Jun 2017

DRC: How banana farmers are beating bacterial wilt

This morning, like many others, Joséphine Ndamubuya only has Read More

17th Jun 2017

Mali: Digging manure pits to grow more vegetables

It is early morning in Walirde, a small village in Sévare, a neighbourhood in the northern Mali city of Mopti.

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13th Jun 2017

Uganda: Women’s groups promote rainwater harvesting for farming and sanitation 

There are 125 rainwater harvesting tanks in the Luweer district of central Uganda. This is Read More

12th Jun 2017

Tanzania: Students encouraged to plant trees to prevent desertification

The home of Gladness Pallangyo—also known as Mama Gladness—is green and dense with trees and banana Read More

9th Jun 2017

Cameroon: Eco-friendly charcoal to reduce deforestation (InfoCongo)

Muller Tankeu Nandou is determined to reduce the pressure on the beautiful mangrove forests in Cameroon Read More

8th Jun 2017

Uganda: New bean varieties grow—and cook—quickly

Jenifer Nakaye describes her beans as “fast”—both for growing Read More

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