Having recognised the pitfalls of intensive farming, Yunnan is encouraging organic cultivation as its coffee industry booms
Restoring soil and preserving it for the future is an important 21st century challenge, and bamboo could play a major role.
In global reforestation news, Ethiopia’s recent tree planting campaign breaks the record for the most trees planted in a single day.
With inconsistent weather patterns, and the recent rise of the Fall Armyworm, crop yields across the country have fallen alarmingly over the last three seasons. Now, the government of Malawi is equipping rural subsistence farmers with the skills and equipment to deal with such challenges.
Across large parts of Africa, recovery efforts from Cyclone Idai are being hampered by the increasing threat of the Fall Armyworm.
We explore the agricultural usage of the term ‘organic’, and the difference between conventional and organic farming.