Portfolio Category: Listen

What is Sustainable Agriculture?

Sustainable agriculture techniques are methods of increasing agricultural efficiency using naturally available resources. Sustainable agriculture techniques are largely simple yet effective. For example, one method is the construction of 'swales', which are essentially long troughs in the soil. Swales trap water when it rains, which means that instead of water being evaporated as soon as…
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Earth Bag Kitchen

COCO operates in rural areas in East Africa. Working in rural areas presents a diverse array of challenges. COCO listens to the needs of the communities that we work so that the work benefits them in the best way possible, and learn from what they tell us to benefit other communities in the future. One…
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Damas & Condrada

Damas and Condrada are siblings and next door neighbours, living in a village called Litisha, close to Songea in southern Tanzania. Damas and Condrada are both farmers who received training in sustainable agriculture training. Since being trained in sustainable agriculture techniques, Damas has been able to increase his annual income from under 600,000TSH (approximately £214)…
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