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The Continuous Harvest

NGWANGWA IRRIGATION PROJECT Farmers know that one growing season, dependent on rainfall alone, is not enough to ensure they will have plenty of food to eat and income to spare. The adopted solution is irrigation to bring in a second growing season. But how about a third growing season? Sounds good and many at Ngwangwa […]

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Public Policy Makers Visit Ngwangwa Irrigation Project

On Thursday, Hon. Dr. Jessie Kabwila, MP, toured the Ngwangwa Irrigation Project with two Ugandan lawmakers and members of the National Commission for Science and Technology in an effort to gain understanding of how to fight poverty through irrigation. The AWP staff shared our experiences and advised the parliamentarians on policies that would be beneficial […]

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What do Math & Food Have in Common?

Africa Windmill Project’s Country Director, Christopher Adare, has a degree in mathematics.  So, at Africa Windmill Project we crunch a lot of numbers to figure out exactly how growing food year round is benefitting the families that we are teaching.  Every once in a while I get a report in my email that looks something […]

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