No 150 - December 2010-January 2011

Private standards

Private food standards are proliferating, with measures required by supermarkets often exceeding those set down by legislation, but there are rewards for Read More


Dossier

Energy of hope

At a time when increasing agricultural output is the main priority for ACP countries, mechanisation Read More

• Michel Havard’s viewpoint

• Field report from Cameroon

INTERVIEW

DENNIS GARRITY

Growing crops under canopy

For generations, African farmers have grown crops beneath trees. Known as evergreen agriculture, this form of agroforestry offers higher yields, revenues Read More

SECTOR

Hydroponics

Crops without soil

Growing plants in nutrient solutions is attracting growing interest in some ACP countries. Hydroponic vegetables are prolific and consistently reliable, Read More