Organic agriculture in Wanica (van Hattemweg)
This project aims to support local farmers with more sustainable agricultural techniques, such as abandoning the use of chemicals, and learning to make compost. The farmers will also be taught how to keep a small administration, so as to be more professional in their business.
Stichting Ontwikkeling Rurale Gebieden
Area Of Work:
Project Characteristics and Results
Notable Community Participation
Community will participate during the whole assessment of identifying farmers who want to be part of the group of farmers receiving training on organic agriculture. The farmers will be using their own plots of land for these agricultural activities. The farmers will be using their own basic equipment
Emphasis on Sustainable Livelihoods
The farmers will be able to increase their income, because of the training they will receive. But most importantly, they will also be able to improve their health situation when not using chemicals anymore.