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Entrepreneurial farmer groups discuss porridge mixes in new video
9th March 2017
The Kapkerer Farmers’ Group and the Kiptoruswo Self-Help Group of Nandi, Kenya produce nutrient-dense porridge mixes by integrating legumes into traditional recipes. They hope to increase production and sales of their products, in part, to improve their financial well-being. As part of the CCRP...
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Agro-Insight releases new farmer training videos
7th March 2017
Agro-Insight produces multi-language, farmer-to-farmer training videos as part of the organization’s objective of farmer support. The Collaborative Crop Research Program has teamed up with Agro-Insight to support the production of two new video suites to further this effort.The videos, Growing...
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The Chopcca communities are a Quechua-speaking indigenous group located in the highlands (3500-4500 meters above sea level ) around Huancavelica, Peru. Chopcca communities farm at high altitudes and are susceptible to frost that can wipe out the majority of a harvest in one night. The staple crop in the region is native potato.