Deploying Modern Technologies To Tackle Post-Harvest Losses

As highlighted in a report by Business Day newspaper on February 28, 2023, Nigeria grapples with a staggering 60 per cent annual post-harvest loss in tomato production and other vegetables. In a nation plagued by escalating food prices and a growing food...

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...