|UN to establish new fund to tackle land degradation||August 31, 2015||
During the Paris climate change talks in December 2015, the United Nations is set to announce a new fund aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions from poor land management and improving food, ene
|(foodtank) Farmers Can Achieve High Yields While Lowering Environmental Footprint||August 31, 2015||
Agriculture accounts for about 70 percent of freshwater withdrawals from lakes, rivers, and aquifers.
|(CIO) Data Forum: Government asked to adopt Satellite technology for data collection||August 31, 2015||
This was said by Mr.
|Food forests to supplement pastoralism in Kenya||August 27, 2015||
Pastoralists in Samburu, northern Kenya, faced with hunger and malnutrition, are establishing ‘food forests’ to supplement their way of life.
|Water-saving technologies transform agricutlure in arid region of Kenya||August 27, 2015||
In an article in Farming First during World Water Week, enviornmental scientist, Hudson Shiraku, outlines how farmers in Machakos, Kenya are tackling frequent and prolonged droughts, exace
|(DailyMonitor) How growing trees on the farm leads to food security||August 26, 2015||
It is important to plant different tree species in crop lands because they contribute to higher productivity of crops and animals as well as the soil.
|Philippine couples must plant trees before they wed||August 25, 2015||
Before they can marry, couples in the towns of Itogon and Kibungan in the Philippines must first plant 5 trees.
|(SciDev.Net) African farmers mitigate emissions||August 24, 2015||
|Fertilizer trees offer huge savings in Malawi||August 24, 2015||
Fertilizer trees could reduce the Government of Malawi’s Farm Input Subsidy Programme (FISP) budget by half.
|Agroforestry push in South Sudan||August 24, 2015||
In a move to encourage agroforestry to reduce deforestation and degradation, the government of South Sudan’s Jonglei state has revamped its central nursery and is offering 25,000 tree seedlings for