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Chamwino female farmers mean business

08 February 2024

The Juhudi women’s group from the Chamwino district of Tanzania is a force to be reckoned with. The 72 female farmers who make up the group now know that strength lies in numbers. By working together, they are on their way to building a thriving business collectively growing and selling fruit and vegetables that are in high demand.

Farm Africa and NFU parliamentary reception highlights climate challenges facing small-scale farmers

17 January 2024

Farm Africa and the National Farmers’ Union (NFU) held a parliamentary reception on 16 January highlighting the need to support smallholder farmers worldwide in tackling the climate crisis. Speakers included Saqib Bhatti MP; Mark Spencer MP, Minister for Food, Farming and Fisheries; Minette Batters, President of the National Farmers Union; Sarah Champion MP, Chair of the International Development Committee; and Dr Diana Onyango, Head of Technical Team at Farm Africa.

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