AVCD / Crops / East Africa / ICRISAT / Kenya / Value chains

Helping Kenyan farmers adapt to climate change (video)

In spite of the below-average rainfall received during both long and short seasons in 2016, production of drought tolerant crops in Makueni, Tharaka Nithi and Kitui counties in Kenya has been remarkable. Farmers who planted sorghum, pearl millet, pigeonpeas and green grams have learnt wonderful lessons to share with others and to help forestall any future food insecurity caused by drought in the three counties.

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