Targeting a neglected threat to potato production in Africa

With an ability to produce more food per hectare than most crops, the potato has great potential to contribute to Africa’s expanding food needs. But that potential is all too often cut short by pathogens and pests that decimate potato yields across the region. ...

Africa’s Farmers Click With Digital Tools to Boost Crops

From renting tractors to monitoring crops by satellite, a slew of agri-tech innovations have emerged over the last decade to serve Africa’s long-neglected small-scale farmers * Smallholder farmers produce one-third of the world’s food * Global food production needs to...