July 16, 2017

‘Beautiful Wife’ rice cultivation technique significantly reduces labor

As rice is the main crop in Laos, Lao farmers have a long history of growing rice using different techniques. In the lowland areas where farmers […]
July 10, 2017

Coffee farmers join ASEAN learning and policy event on agri coops

Coffee farmers from various organisations in Southeast Asia will gather in Yogyakarta, Indonesia on 19-21 July 2017 to showcase their produce, share their experiences in farming, […]
May 31, 2017

SEWA Roundtable on “Sustainable Agriculture – Nexus between Energy, Agriculture, Work and Women”

Monday 22nd May, 2017 : The African Development Bank invited SEWA to host the Roundtable to discuss the nexus between Energy, Agriculture, Work and Women at it’s Annual […]
May 30, 2017

PIFON partners with CTA in strengthening value chain analysis in the Pacific

PIFON has recently signed a contract with the ACP-EU Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Co-operation (CTA) to support the implementation of a project titled “Leveraging […]
May 10, 2017

Promotion of alternative to chemical fertilizer (Bangladesh)

MTCP2 Bangladesh is promoting vermicompost, a cost-effective and eco-friendly alternative to chemical fertilizers. About 220 farmers are now producing vermicompost and they are running their plants […]
May 10, 2017

Eco-friendly technologies to improve agricultural production by farmers

The economy of Bangladesh is dependent on agriculture as well as farmers. Population is increasing day by day here; on the other hand cultivable land is […]
April 28, 2017

Study visit to an agro-tourism farm (Laos)

The organic vegetable group in Houyoun village, Xay district, Oudomxay province is a member of the Lao Farmer Network (LFN) since 2016. The group has about […]
April 27, 2017

Youth organic vegetable initiative (Laos)

Located just 30 minutes away from Vientiane, the Thongmang organic vegetable group is in a perfect location for producing quality food and is being supported by the […]
April 6, 2017

Success Story (China): Capacity Buiding for Farmers’ Cooperatives

China is one of the countries with the smallest per capita arable land in the world, and the traditional small-scale production has been difficult to adapt […]