Agriculture

Getting fertiliser into farmer’s hands

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To facilitate access to subsidized fertilizer for smallholder farmers, IFDC has developed a fertiliser voucher programme that relies on a public-private partnership

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Farming the cities, feeding an urban future

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$40mn wind-borne wheat pathogen battle

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$40mn investment for global research team to fight Ug99; a wind-borne wheat pathogen endangering food security worldwide

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Crop Spraying – The right nozzle

The quality of a spray job rests on a number of parameters and the nozzle remains the farmers’ most important tool in order to influence the end result

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Reforesting Kenya’s water tower

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Women of central province have established over 316 tree nurseries with a combined production of 1.5mn seedlings per season

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