Farming a Fix for Rural Youth Unemployment in Ethiopia
Thursday, 18 December 2014
A youth group performs a play Woraba, Ethiopia. (photo: Sarah Dalle)
In a field dotted with onions, a dozen youth perform a play they wrote about love, unemployment and leaving your family and home...
ICYMI Monday: Yield-Gap? What Yield-Gap?
Monday, 15 December 2014
Organic farming can feed the world if done right, scientists claim - independent.co.uk
A new analysis of more than 100 agricultural studies says the "yield gap" between conventional and organic farming...
Tomatoes at this Time of Year?! - Mali Update Part 2
Tuesday, 09 December 2014
This is part two of our Mali update. Check out the first part This is What Climate Change Looks Like for more info.
In Dimatro, a village in Mali, it's about as odd to be harvesting tomatoes at this time...
Soil: Not Just That Stuff You Step On
Thursday, 04 December 2014
Soil is dirty and sometimes smelly. It gets walked all over and brushed off the soles of shoes. But it is also full of life - it's that happy place where seeds go to grow. Did you know 95 per cent of the...