Archive | rope and washer pump RSS feed for this section

Pedal pump

This is what our new pedal pumps look like. We incorporated more bicycle spare parts and the frame is all galvanized steel. It can be made by a bicycle repairman with off-the-shelf hardware.

Continue Reading →

Farmers see first signs of success

Farmers in Salima are seeing the first signs of successful irrigation! Their 1 acre of maize has just pushed through the soil. Seeing the sprouts the farmers are eagerly anticipating what they will eventually harvest.  This will supplement the rainy season crop.

Continue Reading →

New Irrigation Sites with NAPHAM

The National Association for People living with HIV and AIDS in Malawi (NAPHAM) is an organization established in Malawi to look into the needs of people affected by Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS). NAPHAM engage in advocacy campaigns, testing and counseling, education, and livelihood development. With over 1,000 support groups […]

Continue Reading →