Socioeconomic Benefits of Nature-Based Solutions in Communities

Socioeconomic Benefits of Nature-Based Solutions in Communities

The Socioeconomic Impact of Nature-Based Solutions: Enhancing Community Resilience and Environmental Health Introduction Nature-based solutions (NBS) use natural processes and ecosystems to address social challenges while promoting environmental well-being; NBS […]

Boosting Youth Interest in Agriculture The Impact of Education and Training

Boosting Youth Interest in Agriculture: The Impact of Education and Training

Agricultural education and training: The key to interest youth in agriculture Dwindling interest of young people in agriculture: the need for agricultural extension education Despite the laudable (potential) contributions of […]

Management Strategies to Avoid Insecticide Resistance

Management Strategies to Avoid Insecticide Resistance

Insecticides have greatly helped in crop protection against the ravages of insect pests, ensuring high yields in modern agriculture. However, the intensive and, in most cases, uncautious use of these […]

How Agricultural Marketing Cooperative Unions Strengthen Food Security for Smallholder Farmers

How Agricultural Marketing Cooperative Unions Strengthen Food Security for Smallholder Farmers

How Agricultural Marketing Cooperative unions (AMCOS) can contribute to smallholder farmers in strengthening their food security; A mode to minimize hunger in low-income families. Unlike in developed countries, where governments […]

The Importance of Crop Wild Relatives for Enhanced Plant Stress Resilience

The Importance of Crop Wild Relatives for Enhanced Plant Stress Resilience

The Importance of Crop Wild Relatives for Food Security and Sustainable Agriculture The challenges arising from modern-intensive agriculture It was a long journey, from taming and domesticating native plants to controlled […]

An Innovative Approach to Protect Tomatoes and Cucurbits from Emerging Viral Epidemics

An Innovative Approach to Protect Tomatoes and Cucurbits from Emerging Viral Epidemics

European project VIRTIGATION addresses the threat of viral diseases in tomatoes and cucurbits. The COVID-19 pandemic has profoundly altered our lives. However, humans are not the only ones who suffer […]

Transforming European Vocational Education with AI Skills

Transforming European Vocational Education with AI Skills

AI4VET4AI Project: Unveiling the Future of AI Skills in European Vocational Education and Training (VET) Summary The AI4VET4AI project (AI-powered Next Generation of VET) has already committed to enhancing AI skills […]

Scaling Biofortified Crops Role of Farmer Collectives in Combatting Hidden Hunger

Scaling Biofortified Crops: Role of Farmer Collectives in Combatting Hidden Hunger

Co-author: Anusha Jain, Grameen Foundation, Image Credits: Garima Joshi Despite the current agricultural capacity to produce enough food for everyone, a staggering one billion people are still unable to meet […]

Potato Weed Management Practices in Kenya

Management of weeds is crucial in potato production; if not properly managed, weeds can lead to significant crop yield reduction and can host pests, diseases, and viruses (that can be […]

Farmer Producer Organizations A Way to Increase Smallholder Farmers’ Income

Farmer Producer Organizations: A Way to Increase Smallholder Farmers’ Income

The challenges smallholder farmers face today Agriculture is the backbone of the Indian economy and provides livelihood to more than 93.09 million households and between 90 to 150 million farmers. A […]