La amenaza en los campos del río Nilo

El Delta del Nilo, con sus verdes campos, símbolo de fertilidad, vive bajo la amenaza del cambio climático, que está reduciendo sus vitales reservas de agua […]

Drip Irrigation Saves Water and Improves Crop Yields in Mauritania

Water scarcity, high temperatures and sandy soils have been a problem for farmers, especially women farmers, in Mauritania trying to grow vegetables under harsh conditions to […]

CRISPR could help crops survive climate change

Plants have never experienced where our climate is going — one researcher wants to prepare them for the worst. In Northern Europe, drought decimates the corn […]

Farmers in Kenya experience water shortage

Eunice Kerubo an indigenous vegetable farmers picks black night shade (managu) in her Nkararo farm Narok County on 6/3/2018.Most farmers in the region have embraced irrigation […]

Irrigation-short Africa may get $9 billion boost to spur harvests

UKUNDA, Kenya – The power of irrigation is on full display in this corner of southeastern Kenya, where an 8,000-hectare sugarcane plantation glimmers in an otherwise […]

Farmers in Uganda urge to adopt agro-ecological farming to protect farms and nature

KAMPALA – The Hunger Project Sweden and Uganda, Swedish Society for Nature Conservation in Sweden and its partner organization in Uganda PELUM Uganda received funding from […]

New fund utilizes Israeli tech to help small farmers in Africa

JDC program will give thousands of agriculturists access to low-interest loans in bid to improve their crop yields, ensure their products command a fair market price […]

Technology could soon revolutionize agriculture in Africa

The stakes are high. Africa currently holds the highest prevalence of the world’s undernourished people and has among the lowest agricultural yields in the world. The […]

TANZANIA- Stage set for irrigation farming to replace rain-fed agriculture

The tanzanian government is to work with the private sector to construct enough irrigation set-ups, dams and drainage systems to achieve the envisaged target of 1 […]

Space agency plans to apply space technology in agriculture sector in Nigeria

The National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) says “smart and precision agriculture’’ could be promoted through the application of space technology. Prof. Seidu Mohammed, Director-General […]