Kenyan farmers use water harvesting to counter climate change effects

Armed with rainwater harvesting technologies, farmers in southeastern Kenya are bouncing back with fruit orchards after years of declining crop harvests due to erratic weather. Working with development organizations such as the Alliance for a Green Revolution in...

AGRA Making Efforts to Revitalise Nigeria’s Agric Sector – Makinde

AGRA Making Efforts to Revitalise Nigeria’s Agric Sector – Makinde The Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA), Nigeria has said it is making efforts to augment the Federal Government’s efforts to revitalise the country’s agriculture sector. Country Director...

Youth involvement in agriculture crucial to ensuring Food Security

Anthony Ngosi, regional technical lead for Markets at Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) says the youth need to take up business opportunities in agriculture if African countries can ensure food security for the populace. Ngosi is urging governments and...

A food-secure Africa needs contribution from all

When Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) was founded in 2006, it was out of a clear, urgent need for leadership in transforming the continent’s agricultural systems. This would deliver increased food and nutrition for all, better incomes for farmers, and...