The European Alliance on Agricultural knowledge for Development

SIMPLE Workshop in Ghent, Belgium

SIMPLE Workshop in Ghent, Belgium 12 – 14 June 2017 The workshop ‘Best Practices of Alumni Centres’ hosted by Ghent University in Ghent in Belgium during 3 days at historical building of Het Pand, which is an old Dominican monastery located in the heart of the city on the banks of the river Leie, near the medieval […]

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Video Mediated Learning and Farmer Field School

Video Mediated Learning is currently promoted as a communication approach to disseminate agricultural information. Since it is an emerging tool, an evaluation to reveal effectiveness is crucial. Farmer Field School (FFS) is one of the most active extension methods used in Kenya and this study sought to compare and provide evidence on the effectiveness of […]

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Can Tanzania feed itself by 2050?

Can Tanzania feed itself by 2050? Estimating cereal self-sufficiency to 2050JOACHIM H.J.R. MAKOI, MARTIN K. VAN ITTERSUM, KEITH D. WIEBERESEARCH SUMMARY2017, 4 pages The study reveals the enormous challenge of keeping up with anticipated increases in future cereal demand. Full yield gap closure on existing cereal land is needed to roughly maintain today’s selfsufficiency. Closing […]

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