News and knowhow for farmers

Organic agriculture

Or­ganic ag­ri­cul­ture pro­du­ces more in­come & health be­ne­fits for farm­ers

Or­ganic ag­ri­cul­ture is not only cap­able of gen­er­at­ing com­par­able yields, but also pro­du­cing more in­come and health be­ne­fits for farm­ers than con­ven­tional meth­ods ac­cord­ing to long-term study by the Swiss Re­search In­sti­tute of Or­ganic Ag­ri­cul­ture (FiBL) in Kenya. The study which took ten years was con­duc­ted in Thika and Chuka sub-counties. It found that or­ganic …

Or­ganic ag­ri­cul­ture pro­du­ces more in­come & health be­ne­fits for farm­ers Read More »

organic sukumawiki.jpg

Study: Organic agriculture generates comparable yields for income and health benefits for farmers

           Organically grown kales. Non-use of chemical inputs in organic farming systems generates beneficial effects on farms’ ecosystems as well. Organic agriculture is not only capable of generating comparable yields, but also producing more income and health benefits for farmers than conventional methods according to long-term study by the Swiss Research …

Study: Organic agriculture generates comparable yields for income and health benefits for farmers Read More »

Scroll to Top