• Sow rice directly in lines using either a lithao or a power tiller operated seeder
  • Four principles in striga management for a good rice harvest
  • Ploughing your soil less often will help to protect it from erosion
  • WRUA’s bring together all users of a river catchment to manage the distribution of water in a fair and negotiated way
  • Conservation agriculture covers a wide range of agricultural practices based on no-till or reduced tillage
  • Self-help groups are formed by small-scale farmers to support each other when adopting certain land management practices
  • A technique which has minimum mechanical soil disturbance, permanent organic soil cover and diversification of crops
  • Bed planting significantly reduces the amount of water needed for irrigating wheat
  • Introduction to sustainable land management practices which have been proven in Africa
  • Strip tillage keeps crop stubble and helps to conserve soil moisture

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