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Good yields in pilot potato cultivation in arid areas in India offers new opportunities. A farmer stands at ...

With the increase in potato production, the enthusiasm of farmers to buy new types of

Potato Farmers in Rangpur, Bangladesh enjoy a record amount of potatoes AND good prices

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“One day while walking to the market, I overheard a gathering of villagers saying that I was a potato expert equipped with solutions to every emerging ...

Ramping up potato production provides promising employment opportunities for Kenyan youth. An increase in productivity through ease of access to ...

Doreen Wanja used to have to travel 30 kilometers from her village to purchase ware potato of unknown origin to plant in her fields.

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Here are several focus points of the project, and what has been undertaken to meet the challenges for improved crop growth and nutrition for Ethiopian ...

A dedicated crew dropped the potato pieces, cut to the size of a hen's egg, about one foot apart, and then stepped on them to firm them into the soil.

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There is a growing interest and enthusiasm in the production of soybean among farmers in selected states in Nigeria as new yield-enhancing and soil ...

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The chisel plow was pulled through the field very slowly and not too deep, around mid-March. The wet fall and winter have really pugged up the soil.

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Quality seed is often difficult to access for rural smallholders in Kenya, forcing many farmers to rely on uncertified seed potato, which comes with the ...

Farragut Farm is an off-the-grid vegetable farm located thirty-five miles north of Petersburg. Marja Smets and Bo Varsano provide more than forty different ...

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Farmers across Kenya's potato growing regions are learning to farm success thanks to a USAID funded program, Feed the Future Accelerated Value Chain ...

Back to the land: are young farmers the new starving artists? Farming

The ICARE farming technology, developed by MUAD, has been enthusiastically embraced by farmers. This technology promotes low cost of production and high ...

China garlic market analysis: Reduced surface area gives hope for price rise in 2019

When most people think of Bundaberg the first things that spring to mind are 'Sugar Cane' and 'Bundy Rum' and I was no exception.

Ottawa's urban farming leverages appetite for locally grown food | Ottawa Citizen

When in drought: the California farmers who don't water their crops. Dry farming forgoes modern irrigation and ...

Robust potato crops made a woman happy at her farm in Jodhpur, CIP Staff

Plateau State is the largest producer of potatoes in Nigeria and that informs why the federal government and the state partnered with African Development ...

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Daniel Garfinkel, the manager of the Richmond farm school, is a young urban farmer

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Boost to sweet potato production

Since its launch in 2005 ScanStone has seen rapid growth. Early stone and clod separators were assembled in a potato store that Gordon Skea had converted to ...

Crop Profile: Sweet Potatoes. Sweet potatoes need and ...

Tangakona Commercial Village Office and Tangakona Market Centre, Busia County Western, Kenya. Credit: Justus Wanzala/IPS

Garry Kadwell's family have been farming since 1901. Their property is located only two and a half hours drive from Sydney, close to the picturesque old ...

... and consumers, enabling organic farming. Field of the Community Supported Agriculture in Bonn (Photo: Oleg Ködding-Zurmühlen /

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Mr. Stephene Tindimubona suffered the ordeal

... Intrio Synergy Limited, a Nigeria-based private agricultural value chain development entity, state agricultural development agencies (ADPs), and IITA, ...

NEW HAT: South African vegetable producer, Louis de Kock, Wildeklawer, sports his

Ruaan Du Plessis: Leading the way in potato agronomy

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Horned melons, jicama, purple sweet potato, starfruit – visit a local supermarket or specialty food store in even a small city today and you will find an ...

Charles Merfield with mesh which is more successful in warding off pests than chemicals.

North Dakota farmer Gabe Brown stands among his crops

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Right: After attending FAO trainings, Purity became a farming mentor for several other youth in her district, ...

NITI Aayog action plan calls for reforming Agricultural Produce Marketing Committees acts so that farmers can

Brexit will cause 'the end of the family farm' in the UK – Potato News Today

Breaking the organic barrier

A lifelong resident of Springfield, Mollie's enthusiasm for working for nonprofit organizations started in college at Illinois State University where she ...

Champion Award 2019: Farmboys Inc.

This is part one of a four-part series attempting to separate fact from fiction regarding pesticide use on organic farms. In this installment, we look at ...

Some of the unique potato variants indigenous to Peru.

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Farmers harvesting onions

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... not harvest enough to eat and sell because we didn't know how to plant,” Margaret says. She now looks forward to harvesting 1,000 kg of potatoes, ...

Funding. Fundraising for ...

French Beans (Mishiri) Farmer In Meru Puts Soil Analysis To The Test

These potato payments are used to fund the cloning work at the tissue lab. This is an important cycle that helps to provide for the sustainability of the ...

First time potato farmers harvesting their crop in Mansagar.(Courtesy CIP)

We welcomed new farm interns in early March. For ten years the farm has worked with young adults from all over the country who come to apprentice with us ...

Community Supported Agriculture: Edible Profits for Investors in Our Local Food

Dorcas Homare examines virus-free sweetpotato in the screen-house.

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GM crops sow seeds of global growth. Rise in planting nourished by commodity price recovery and enthusiasm among farmers

Susan Deen, Florida Potato Queen in 1962, poses in a field in Hastings,

Meet the farmers crowned NI's most innovative producers. A potato producer who uses seaweed as fertiliser and ...

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Did you know the cultivation of genetically modified (GM) crops provides more environmental benefits than non-GM crops?

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Modern atmosphere-controlled and refrigerated warehouses that store more than 1,500 potato trucks and an inventory to serve our customers year-round.

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Graph 1: Number of organic farms and area under organic cultivation

Hon Audley Shaw (right), Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries(MICAF), consults with the Hon J.C. Hutchinson, Minister without Portfolio ...

Growing sweetpotatoes in the desert: what this could mean for food security in sub-Saharan Africa? - Sweetpotato Knowledge Portal