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 - More than three-quarters of Malagasy families earn a living from agriculture, but frequent natural disasters – drought in the South, cyclones in the East, locust threats – cut into production ...READ MORE
 - Malawi’s small-scale producers – who make up the vast majority of farmers – are struggling to produce enough to feed themselves and their families. Small landholdings, little access to credit, ...READ MORE
 - Since 2002, the humanitarian community in Zimbabwe has supported smallholder farmers through free direct input distributions. However, thanks to positive macro-economic and food security conditions, the ...read more
02/03/2012
 - Conventional methods of land preparation and cropping practices can contribute to the degradation of soils and have limited efforts to raise agricultural production beyond subsistence levels ...read more
01/01/2012
 - To strengthen and consolidate the current systems that produce agriculture and food security information and increase the capacity of the Government and other institutions through the ...read more
30/12/2011
 - FAO and European Union help strengthen Mozambique’s seed sector - FAO has assisted Mozambique in stepping up quality seed production to increase crop yields, something that ...read more
29/12/2011
 - To improve the livelihood security of small-scale communal farming households in selected districts of Zimbabwe.
16/12/2011
 - Zimbabwe, once known as Africa’s breadbasket, has faced recurrent food shortages since 2001. CAP 2012 – List of Countries Foreword Afghanistan Central African Republic Chad Cote d'Ivoire Democratic Republic of the Congo Djibouti Haiti Kenya Liberia Niger Philippines Somalia South Sudan Sudan West ...read more
13/12/2011
 - Agro-forestry in South-eastern Madagascar The South-eastern region of Madagascar, where most families (80% of the population) depend on agriculture, is regularly affected by floods and cyclones, causing ...read more
01/12/2011
 - FAO and CARE co-host Regional DRR and FS/DRR Workshop FAO and CARE joined hands in organizing the second DIPECHO/ECHO threeday regional workshop on “Experiencebased Disaster Risk Reduction ...read more
01/11/2011
 - In this document: National Guidelines for the 2011/12 Agriculture Support Programme; Small holder Purchase Patterns: Findings from the 2010/11 Input Voucher Programme; Report on Urban Agriculture; Contribution of Urban Agriculture ...read more
01/08/2011