Tanzania

  • Training is essential for organic farming

    Training is essential for organic farming

    Out on SWISSAID partner organisation test fields, thousands of farmers learned which procedures for organic cultivation methods will help them secure a better future. The Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL) supplied some of the learning materials.
  • Peas and beans are not peanuts: how small farmers defy poverty

    Peas and beans are not peanuts: how small farmers defy poverty

    Three quarters of the Tanzanian population are farmers. Many are extremely poor. Their income and nutrition – in short, their entire existence – depend directly on the harvest. The cultivation of pulses should offer families stable nutrition and a secure income.