By David Njagi
Farmers in Kenya’s Rift Valley are currently in a standoff with a local seed manufacturer over what the farmers believe were substandard or fraudulent seeds that cost them their harvest. Earlier this year the farmers reported that they had incurred millions in losses due to crop failures.
Though high-quality agricultural inputs such as seeds, fertilizer, and pesticides can boost...
By Bayer Crop Science
With diminishing direct support for agriculture and increasing exposure to competitive world markets there has never been a better time to focus on production costs.
As this new series explains, knowing how much it costs to produce a tonne of wheat or any other crop is fundamental to any successful arable business.
Accurate costings allow more informed agronomic and...