SOIL FERTILITY โ€“ AN ALTERNATIVE TO CHEMICAL FERTILIZERS

SOIL FERTILITY โ€“ AN ALTERNATIVE TO CHEMICAL FERTILIZERS HOSTED BY FARMER ON FIRE. Soil fertility is the ability of soil to support the growth of plants. Fertility comprises the macronutrients in the soil, e.g., nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium. The micronutrients...

Agriculture – Interview to Joseph Adjebeng-Danquah

Joseph Adjebeng-Danquah, Senior Research Scientist, CSIR-SARI Talensi, Ghana spoke during the XXI Infopoverty World Conference about food and economic benefits in rural communities in Ghana. In a vast and complex field like agriculture, what are your action plans to...

Kenya: Soil testing enhances small-scale farming

Soil fertility in Kenya is depreciating due to the insufficient amount of nutrients used while farming, hence the need for soil testing. Soil testing is now transforming farming in Kericho County. Rose Chepkwony had only realised that the soil acidity levels were high...