The Drylands Development Programme (DryDev) supports more than 227,000 smallholder farmers in selected dryland areas of Burkina Faso, Mali, Niger, Ethiopia, and Kenya. Learn more.
DryDev envisions a future where households in the targeted drylands areas have transitioned from subsistence farming and emergency aid to sustainable rural development.
The farmer definition of commercial agriculture: Farming for food...
By Danyell Odhiambo, Communications Assistant, ICRAF
“Subsistence agriculture is farming for food while commercial agriculture is farming meant to provide a farmer with food and money.”
This was the response of the members of Nguliland women group in Kibwezi, Makueni …