AICC PARTICIPATED IN A SEVEN DAYS CONSERVATION AGRICULTURE TRAINING IN SALIMA
- Published: Monday, 10 September 2018 13:21
AICC participated conservation agriculture (CA) training in Salima from 2 September 2018 to 7 September 2018. The training was organized by Total Land Care (TLC) with support from the Royal Norwegian Embassy. The training aimed at capacity building on conservation agriculture of implementing partners. The training drew participants from NEAL partners and other stakeholders in CA practices. Over eleven organization attended the training including WE Effect, Development Fund of Norway (DF), Total Land Care, TEVETA, HEIFER, LEAD, NASFAM, ORAMO (Mozambique), CFU (Zambia), LUANAR, AICC and MZADD. The training intended at harmonizing Conservation Agriculture (CA) messages and practice among the partners, climate change, conventional ridge tillage, challenges facing CA implementation and need for upscale adoption with a special practical session on CA mechanization using animal drawn rippers and tractor drawn rippers. About 60 delegates attended the training which was held at Blue waters and two days field visits to Chinguluwe EPA in Salima and Mwansambo EPA in Nkhotakota.