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 7, 2017

ALSPEAC: Inclusive Agricultural Value Chain for Coffee

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 […]
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

Thongmang organic vegetable group

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 […]