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"We the women can do it." Meet Jacinta, a farmer from Bolivia

In a new video, Plantwise follows the life of Jacinta Delgadillo, a farmer from Comarapa, Bolivia. Jacinta and her family grow beans, peppers, and other crops for food and to generate an income. 304 more words

Agriculture

Maize lethal necrosis disease on the decline in Kenya

Plant clinic data collected by Plantwise countries in East Africa has corroborated a statement from the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) which said… 925 more words

Agriculture

Meeting the needs of women farmers in Pakistan

Globally, women represent 43% of the agricultural labour force but they have less access than men to credit, education, land ownership, high quality inputs, and rural advisory services. 523 more words

Agriculture

Plantwise launches in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between CABI and Pakistan’s Agriculture Department Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) to launch the¬†Plantwise¬†programme in the province. 318 more words

Agriculture

Cultivating more women leaders in Plantwise Pakistan

It was such a pleasure to talk to Noureen Anum (Anum) over video call from across the border in India and hearing about her experiences and role in Plantwise. 725 more words

Agriculture