Smallholder farmers tout cooperatives

Mussa: Farmers are gaining more from their farming endeavours because of cooperatives 

Smallholder famers in Mangochi and Machinga districts are singing praises to collective marketing of their produce saying it is enabling them to realise more from their farming endeavours. This, they say, is unlike in the past when they were selling their produce as individuals.

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District level coordination to boost agriculture production

Mwale: The impact will be huge is all players at district level work as a team

Civil society organisations in Balaka have embarked on a scoping exercise that will improve coordination of agriculture service providers. This, according to Edward Mwale, chairperson for Balaka District Agriculture Extension Coordination Committee (DAECC) is key to enhancing agriculture production and productivity for farmers.

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