How do rootstocks help tomato growers under heat and drought?

No matter the location, plants can experience stress. This can be in your home garden, the local community garden, or on a farm miles away. Stresses include heat or drought, and they limit a plant performance. Today’s current varieties of tomatoes – ones grown in...

5000 Zambian farmers benefit from climate smart agriculture

The climate smart agriculture project in Zambia has begun to bear fruit with close to 5000 farmers in Mufumbwe district benefiting from tomatoes, green vegetables, egg plants, ginger, garlic, beans, groundnuts, potatoes, sweet potatoes, onions and bananas produced...

FG trains Kano tomato, cowpea stakeholders

The Federal Government has trained Farmers, exporters and aggregators of tomatoes, sesame seeds and cowpea as well as other stakeholders in the international standards and procedures of export. The workshop was conducted in Kano on Wednesday by the Nigerian Stored...