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Bio Gardening Innovations BIOGI

Type of Organization: Non-governmental organization
Areas of work: Agroecology, Small family farmers
Region: Africa
Country: Kenya
Description:
BIOGI is a Kenyan NGO working with smallholder farmers in the Western part of the country. The organization partners with lead farmers in village groups in establishing learning sites that demonstrate a whole farm approach using permaculture methods and other sustainable farming practices. These are in line with agroecology principles and framework. The lead farmers provide learning forums, idea exchanges and practical gardening tips by hosting learning groups and farmer-to-farmer peer learning.