Scientists use spatial price prediction models to estimate local prices that might be more relevant than the national average.
New leaflet highlights digital innovations for Africa as researchers share insights at the African Green Revolution Forum 2019.
How important is farming relative to non-farm activities for the income of young rural Africans?
Authors of a new study say encouraging smallholder farmers to produce more low-technology crops alongside the development of physical and social infrastructure to make markets more accessible is a strong pathway for improving livelihoods.
Diverse, stress tolerant maize varieties are benefiting smallholders throughout sub-Saharan Africa.
At least 40 million smallholder farmers in sub-Saharan Africa are profiting from more than 200 new drought-tolerant varieties of maize.
Africa’s demand for wheat is being driven by population growth, urbanization, as well as from a growing female work force who prefer fast and easy to make wheat products, like bread or pasta.