Resources

Resource: The African Seed Access Index (TASAI)

The African Seed Access Index (TASAI) monitors indicators that are essential to seed sector development at national level. It gives an annual scorecard on the vibrancy or competitiveness of the formal seed sector. more

Resource: The use of mobile phone in the development of agriculture in rural areas. AFAAS Content

Smartphones and their applications are innovations bringing good solution for agriculture development in other to help farmers to have acces to relevant informations. It participate in the amelioratiton of agriculture extension work and advisory... more

Resource: CONCEPT NOTE OF THE 3rd AFAAS AFRICA-WIDE AGRICULTURAL EXTENSION WEEK

The AFAAS and the South African Society for Agricultural Extension (SASAE) together with  Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) will be organising the 3rd AEW conference on the theme of “Scaling up Climate Smart Agriculture (CSA... more

Resource: NOTE DE SYNTHÈSE DE LA 3ÈME ÉDITION DE LA SEMAINE AFRICAINE DE VULGARISATION AGRICOLE ORGANISÉE PAR AFAAS

AFAAS et la Société sud-africaine de vulgarisation agricole (SASAE), en collaboration avec le ministère de l’Agriculture, de la Foresterie et des Pêches (DAFF) organiseront la 3ème Conférence de la SVA sur le thème : « Intensification de l’... more

Resource: A community resource persons’ training guide: improving food and nutrition security through banana-based farming systems and foods

The information in this manual was selected following gaps identified at community level through focus group discussions and household surveys. The guide first describes what food security implies, it then goes on to give basic concepts on nutrition... more

Resource: ICT in Agriculture (Updated Edition) : Connecting Smallholders to Knowledge, Networks, and Institutions

Information and communication technology (ICT) has always mattered in agriculture. Ever since people have grown crops, raised livestock, and caught fish, they have sought information from one another. more

Resource: ROAD MAP FOR MAINSTREAMING GENDER INTO RAS FOR POVERTY REDUCTION IN AFRICA.

This report synthesizes findings from seven country scoping studies on gender‐responsive approaches to rural advisory services (RAS) in Africa. more

Resource: KeFAAS explainer videos, illustrated drawings and animated graphics for agricultural extension and services provision. AFAAS Content

Many smallholder farmers around the world still farm the same way their ancestors did thousands of years ago. Traditional farming approaches may continue to work for some, but new practices can help many to substantially improve yields, soil quality... more