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The Grass is Always Greener!

This is even true for some Malawians, but they do not accept that for long. ¬†Chigonthi District borders Ngwangwa District in Malawi, Africa. The border between the two areas follows a river¬†and Chigonthi farmers could see a big change last year in the amount of irrigation happening on the opposite bank. Several villages sent farmers […]

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Mziza Farmers Ready to Go


Mziza farmers are now fully prepared for the rains to fall. Each club member has been given enough seeds and fertilizer to plant 1 acre of maize. This acre will supply enough grain for their families for the entire year. They will use the surplus maize to pay for their inputs and save until the […]

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Bua River Irrigation


Today we visited farmers in Kasungu District along the Bua River. Good Neighbors has started organizing irrigation clubs in the area and is looking to improve the harvests with better water pumps and irrigation techniques.

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