A woman in colorful traditional clothing stands in a corn field, holding a dried corn cob.

Nelia is faced with new challenges in Mozambique, including the cycle of frequent droughts and drenching rains. Through her involvement with the Resilient Agricultural Markets Activity project in the Beira Corridor of Mozambique, she is learning how to increase productivity, profitability and resilience of her farm through the adoption of conservation agricultural practices, like low/no tillage, soil coverage and crop diversification. Key to the success of this work is training of model family farmers - like Nelia - who demonstrate the benefits of conservation agriculture in their own fields.

A village elder learns and shares new techniques in agriculture

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Country Mozambique
Topics Food Security and Agriculture, Gender and Social Inclusion

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