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Supporting knowledge sharing on Integrated Soil Fertility Management (ISFM) for increased productivity


The Africa Soil Health Consortium (ASHC) is a project managed by CABI and supported by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. We aim to improve the livelihoods of smallholder farmers through better access to practical information about integrated soil fertility management. We have been doing this by working with partners as a free consultancy service to develop targeted communication materials.

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Optimising Fertilizer Recommendations in Africa (OFRA) is a project led by CABI in partnership with the University of Nebraska Lincoln (UNL) and is supported by the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) Soil Health program. The aim of the project is to contribute to improved efficiency and profitability in fertilizer use in 13 sub-Saharan African countries within the framework of Integrated Soil Fertility Management practices.

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OFRA: Visiting scientist opportunities

Linking Model Use with Spatial Information for Improved Extrapolation of Soil Management Information: Visiting scientist  opportunities Optimizing Fertilizer Recommendations in Africa (OFRA) is developing the capacity for much enhanced farmer profitability resulting from fertilizer use. Decisions are made in consideration of financial, environmental, and cropping system aspects of the individual farmer’s context. OFRA is implemented for […]

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