African stakeholders push for innovations to combat fall armyworm

Armyworm destruction
Armyworm destruction

Agricultural industry stakeholders in Africa are pushing for the application of innovative technology to help deal with fall armyworms, which have invaded farms across the continent. They say this is crucial to avert future destruction of farm fields as has been seen on the continent this farming season, plunging farmers into debt. 

No ordinary farmer: Gilbert Bor brings innovation to western Kenya

In Western Kenya on the outskirts of the town of Eldoret lives a farmer who dreams of creating a more prosperous community. But he is no ordinary farmer. Gilbert Bor and his family live next door to the farm on which he grew up, but he has travelled globally and his experiences from around the globe have helped inspire his vision for his community and for his country.

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