Farmers lead adoption of agroforestry practices in Dodoma, Tanzania

Loti Philemon Malekela is a farmer in Nghumbi Kongwa in Dodoma, Tanzania. He is married and has six children. Though Malekela depends on small-scale farming to sustain his family, it has not been easy for him to produce enough grain to feed his family due to...

SEEDCODEX, Nigerian Farmers & Food Security

As part of its efforts to guarantee optimum crop productivity by farmers, the National Agricultural Seeds Council (NASC) organised a webinar as part of its National Seed Sector Platform series, to create more awareness of the need for farmers to buy agricultural seeds...

Social protection for sustainable food systems

Over the past 20 years, sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) has seen 4,3% growth in annual agricultural output, the highest of any region in the world. Most of this growth has come from area expansion, not input intensification or increased productivity. Despite this growth,...