DEAR NEW FARM:
Do you have an organic program for African farmers? Please
advise. I live in Ghana.
The Rodale Institute until recently did have a program on
the ground in Senegal for African farmers. This program used
to host training sessions for African farmers, but was put
on hold for strategic review. We hope to reestablish our Africa
connection after we complete this process later this year.
In the meantime, you can try to apply the concept and principles
of regenerative agriculture to your growing conditions in
If you have access to the internet, you may participate in
our online organic course which will be available for free
on the New Farm website by the end of the year. It's geared
toward transitioning US farmers, but should be interesting
and informative for anyone interested in organic agriculture.
us with comments, suggestions and questions.