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...

World Soil Day; Halting the Peril of Africa Soil Degradation

The 5 of December is the 2021 World Soil Day, this year’s theme is “Halt Soil Salinization and Boost Soil Productivity”. In Africa, 50% of the irrigated lands have different levels of salinization problems, although only 6% of our agricultural lands are irrigated....