Lead farmers drive adoption of farming technologies in Tanzania

Martin Nicodemus is a farmer trainer from Bashay village and a Jitambue Farmers’ Group member. He is an example of a farmer trainer who supports farmers from neighbouring villages in Karatu, Tanzania, with knowledge of improved agriculture...

Climate-smart agriculture benefits Zambian farmers

Among the fruit and vegetables produced by the farmers were tomatoes, eggplants, potatoes and bananas. According to the non-profit organisation’s blog, the aim of the project was to improve the standard of living of the poor in rural communities. SEPA was founded in...

Uganda youths undergo training on fruit and vegetable value chain

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) Subregional Office for Eastern Africa is partnering with Agricycle Global Inc. in order to train youth groups and refugees in Kenya and host communities in Uganda to enhance the development of fruit and...