Small-scale farming

This project involves teaching small-scale and subsistence farmers to be able to support themselves better and help grow the economy. It Africa Aug-Oct 2009 164incorporates water conservation, crop rotation, prevention of soil erosion and selection of crops best suited to the native soils. These are issues addressed by farmers throughout the world and African small-scale farmers can benefit from this knowledge as well–especially in an area that can experience both flooding and drought conditions.