Securing the economy by sustaining smallholder farming
With the increasing pressure on natural resources due to Covid-19, climate change, and overpopulation, small-scale agriculture has become one of the best tools to ensure global food security.
Eco Africa — The Environment Magazine
On this week's Eco Africa, we see out how Intensive farming has taken a toll on South African land, how food is grown with hydroponics in Nigeria and why farming doesn’t have to mean deforestation.
In Ghana, farmers try to boost ailing cocoa production
Cocoa farming is the first step in making the world's most popular sweet treat: chocolate. But in one top cocoa producing nation, yields have been plummeting for years. What can be done to boost production in Ghana?
WATCH: Thousands cut off by wintry weather in Austria, Germany
Tens of thousands of critics of industrialized farming have converged on Berlin to renew calls for shifts to eco-sustainable harvests. Visiting Berlin for its annual Green Week expo are 70 agriculture ministers.
Cluster farming will reduce agricultural wastage in Benue by 50% - IFAD
Cluster farming will reduce agricultural wastage in Benue by 50% - IFAD.
Ashige farming community decries incessant herdsmen incursion
Ashige farming community decries incessant herdsmen incursion.
Cocoa farming pulls Nigerians out of poverty
Cocoa farming is not the easiest way to make a living in Nigeria, but more and more small farms are popping up. The drop in the price of oil has led to greater investment in the business of cocoa, which once thrived in Nigeria.