Reset
BASF/SEEDCO maize under drip irrigation

Zambia PROFIT+ Partners with BASF

Two-week old BASF/SEEDCo maize under drip irrigation. Stella Star herbicide was used to control weeds. One of the key objectives …

Ghana Feed the Future Volunteer

Composting Leads to Reduced Costs for Farmers in High-Demand Market

Two JFN members, who used organic, home-grown compost, showcase maize and soybeans from their harvests. Agriculture in northwestern Ghana has …

Jamacia Ja REEACH Climate Camp

Equip Jamaican Youth to Fight Climate Change

We don’t inherit the earth from our ancestors; we borrow it from our children. –Native American proverb This year’s Friends …

Jamacia JaREEACH James Hill Jams

Jamaica Ja REEACH II Conserves Resources and Boosts Resilience through Agroforestry

ACDI/VOCA implements the USAID-funded Jamaica Rural Economy and Ecosystems Adapting to Climate Change (Ja REEACH II) project. Ja REEACH II …

LEO Youth

LEO Report No. 46: Youth Engagement in Agricultural Value Chains across Feed the Future

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY As global youth populations and unemployment swell to unprecedented levels, it is comforting to imagine the development of …

post-harvest handling demo plot in Tajikistan

37th World Food Day on October 16 Focuses on Climate Change

The United Nations established World Food Day in 1979 to celebrate the creation of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) …

Man picking cherries off of a coffee tree in East Africa

ACDI/VOCA Supports Coffee Farmers on International Coffee Day (and Every Day)

As the second most demanded commodity in the world after oil, coffee is a big deal and an essential part …

LEO Mozambique VCA report cover

LEO Report #31: Mozambique Agricultural Value Chain Analysis

USAID/Mozambique commissioned a value chain analysis (VCA) to prioritize and guide interventions within and across target value chains. The analysis …

Ghana Advance plough and harrow

Ghana ADVANCE II Issues 260 Grants to Increase Farmer Efficiency

Robust Grant Program Also Supports Agricultural Insurance and Tracking Tools The USAID-funded Agricultural Development and Value Chain Enhancement II (ADVANCE …

East Timor Aquaculture Feasibility Study

LEO Report #30: East Timor Aquaculture Feasibility Study

The purpose of the feasibility study was to analyze the current status of the aquaculture sector (production and productivity); assess …

ACDI/VOCA Proud to Implement USDA Food for Progress Project in Ethiopia

FEED II Increases Livestock and Poultry Production to Improve Food Security Some 795 million people, 11 percent of the world’s …

Woman working in the fields

Feed the Future Tanzania NAFAKA II Activity

Increasing Competitiveness of Rice and Maize Value Chains to Improve Nutrition Background Narrative The NAFAKA II Activity served as an …