• Growing resistant varieties is one of the strategies of integrated striga and soil fertility management
  • Urea deep placement involves putting urea super granules at a certain depth a week after the paddy is transplanted
  • Food production in women’s fields could easily increase by 30% if we paid more attention to gender
  • Micro-dosing consists of applying small quantities of nutrients that the plants need to each planting hole
  • Compost helps to fight the parasitic weed striga that attacks maize, millet, sorghum and rice in Africa and Asia
  • Intercropping a cereal crop with legumes is part of integrated striga and soil fertility management
  • Trees and livestock play a crucial role in obtaining a productive soil and crop

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