Updates

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 […]
May 10, 2017

Farmers increase production, address diseases, and access weather forecast and market price information through mobile application (Nepal)

Ritu Mausami Krishi Farm increased its vegetables production nearly about 20 percent and solved the problems of crop diseases, weather forecast and market prices through the […]
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 […]
April 5, 2017

Success Story (Indonesia): Improved Coffee Production

The Sridonoretno Farmers’ Association is getting support from AFOSP-MTCP2 on agri enterprise development for their robusta coffee production. It includes capacity building on climate resilient coffee cultivation through […]
April 3, 2017

PIFON’s 2016 Annual Report Now Available

PIFON recently released its Annual Report 2016 documenting its activities implemented in 7 of its member countries of Fiji, Tonga, Vanuatu, Solomon Islands, PNG, Samoa and […]
April 3, 2017

Success Story (Laos): Farmer-private partnership to support youth in agro-processing

Youth is a very important cross cutting issue in AFOSP-MTCP2 program, as well as within the Lao Farmer Network (LFN) because more and more young people […]