July 18, 2017

MTCP2 supports Farmers’ Cooperatives Innovation and Development Forum in Beijing

Four hundred fifty (450) participants including farmer leaders, government officers, experts, and enterprise representatives convened on 21 December 2016 in Beijing to discuss issues about the […]
July 18, 2017

Development of Gansu Federation of Farmers Cooperatives

Gansu Federation of Farmers Cooperatives was established on April 24, 2016 and is a joint-stock organization based on the previous Gansu Association of Farmers Cooperatives, sponsored […]
July 17, 2017

Farmer basket–an alternative marketing approach for young organic vegetable farmers

The youth are the future of farming and food security. However, more and more young people from the rural areas are choosing to move to the […]
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 […]