Irrigating in the summer

When? Every day? It is best not to water too often but apply plentifully when you do. Irrigating every day is excessive and does not represent […]

Low pressure irrigation nozzle conserves water resources in low rainfall zones

WORKING across semi-arid farming regions across the globe, anyone employed by the International Centre for Agricultural Research in Dryland Areas (ICARDA) is going to know the […]

Pivot irrigation of trees

More and more farmers worldwide choose high-profile mechanized irrigation systems for tall-growing crops, to ensure the lush growth of citrus and other fruit trees, bananas, nut […]

Ghana’s cocoa sector to benefit from Drip Irrigation System

Ghana’s cocoa sector is set to benefit from Israel’s Drip Irrigation System. The adoption of the system will help in an all-year round farming. The system, […]

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 […]