Natural Agriculture

May 25, 2017

Updates from The Gambia: Natural Agriculture Pilot Project

In 2015, Barbara Hachipuka Banda, the founder of the Natural Agriculture Development Program Zambia, was introduced to the Sandele Foundation in Kartong in the Gambia. The […]
January 2, 2019

Continuous Cropping at the Natural Agriculture Farm in Yatesbury, UK

Just outside of Bristol, there is a 5-acre Shumei Natural Agriculture Farm in Yatesbury. The Farm has organic certification with the Soil Association, but there are […]
February 8, 2019

Bringing the Voices of Zambian Women to the 2019 Oxford Real Farming Conference

On January 3-4, 2019, Shumei attended the Oxford Real Farming Conference (ORFC) in England. The Oxford Real Farming Conference brought together more than 950 attendees, including […]
April 22, 2019

Earth Day 2019: Why We Should Protect Insects Too

This year, the world is celebrating Earth Day on April 22 with the theme Protect Our Species. There are millions of species, and many left to […]
May 28, 2019

Global Soil Week 2019: Creating A More Sustainable Ecosystem

The 2019 Global Soil Week (GSW) conference taking place May 26-30 in Nairobi, Kenya will explore the increasing need for inclusive investments in sustainable land management […]
June 6, 2019

World Environment Day 2019: #BeatAirPollution through Sustainable Agriculture

This year World Environment Day 2019 was dedicated to tackling air pollution.  The theme recognized that nine out of ten people are affected by polluted air […]
December 5, 2019

Returning to Natural Agricultural Practices to Combat Soil Erosion

December 5, 2019 marks the United Nations’ observance of World Soil Day. The theme for this year is: “Stop Soil Erosion, Save Our Future.” According to […]