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TechnoServe's blog highlights the lessons and successes from our work with enterprising people in the developing world to build competitive farms, businesses and industries.

May
24
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Reality Television: An Unexpected Tool for Agronomy Training

In East Africa, a "make-over" style reality television show is providing millions of farmers with top-notch agricultural information. In a recent episode, TechnoServe's own Charles Murage, a business advisor for the YieldWise program, made his TV debut, giving tips to reduce postharvest loss on mango farms.

Jul
20
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How to Grow a Healthy Mango

As farmers from South Asia to East Africa to Latin America can attest, there is a lot of know-how and hard work behind those sweet and juicy fruits.

May
24
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Eliminating Waste, Increasing Profits

In central Kenya, the Kambiti East Mango Self Help Group is using clean energy drying technology to reduce post-harvest waste and access new markets for a stronger community economy.

Feb
27
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Reducing Waste in Fruit Production

Kenyan farmers and businesses are improving the mango value chain through sustainable post-harvest handling practices and technologies.

Sep
14
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Project Nurture: Lifting African Farmers out of Poverty one Mango at a Time

Fruit farmers and The Coca-Cola Company faced different challenges along the mango supply chain in Kenya. But one win-win solution benefited all players.