Evergreen Agriculture: a robust approach to sustainable food security in Africa

@article{Garrity2010EvergreenAA,
  title={Evergreen Agriculture: a robust approach to sustainable food security in Africa},
  author={Dennis Philip Garrity and Festus Kehinde Akinnifesi and Oluyede Clifford Ajayi and Sileshi G. Weldesemayat and Jeremias Gasper Mowo and Antoine Kalinganir{\'e} and Mahamane Larwanou and Jules Bayala},
  journal={Food Security},
  year={2010},
  volume={2},
  pages={197-214}
}
Producing more food for a growing population in the coming decades, while at the same time combating poverty and hunger, is a huge challenge facing African agriculture. The risks that come with climate change make this task more daunting. However, hundreds of thousands of rain fed smallholder farmers in Zambia, Malawi, Niger, and Burkina Faso have been shifting to farming systems that are restoring exhausted soils and are increasing food crop yields, household food security, and incomes. This… Expand

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