Swaziland: Farmers Struggle to Afford Inputs


The country's smallholder farmers have to use traditional methods to grow crops as it is expensive to hire a tractor.
  • Swaziland:  Farmers Struggle to Afford Inputs

    UN Integrated Regional Information Networks, 9 January 2013

    Faced with increasingly unpredictable rains and soaring agricultural input costs, many of Swaziland's smallholder farmers are no longer able to make a living relying on traditional ... read more »

Josephine Mnisi a smallholder farmer in Shewula Village, in Swaziland’s eastern Lubombo Region.

  • Swaziland:  Putting Smallscale Farmers First

    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 21 September 2012

    Rural farmers in Swaziland are starting to reap the fruits of a comprehensive effort by the government and FAO with support of the EU to reverse the country's declining ... read more »

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