Farming and Climate Resilience in Kenya

As in many other countries, Kenya’s family farmers are pressured by two main forces—industrial agriculture and climate change. Industrial agriculture absorbs more land and increases competition, including for inputs like pesticides and fertilizers. While climate...

Increasing Crop Productivity With Sustainable Farming Practices

Agricultural productivity refers to the efficiency with which agricultural inputs such as land, labour, capital, and technology are utilized to produce crops and livestock for human consumption.  Agricultural productivity is essential for ensuring food security,...

Agroforestry in Amhara, Ethiopia – TheWaterChannel

Agroforestry is a new name for a set of long-standing practices. Farmers in Amhara have immense traditional knowledge and experience in tree management under different agroforestry systems and methods. They tend to deliberately grow trees on the same unit of land as...