Yet another UPSCALE Multi-Stakeholder Community (MAC) meeting is closed! This time, UPSCALE partners Food for the Hungry (FH) - Association Rwanda and Rwanda Agriculture and Animal Resources Development Board (RAB) bring impressions from the field. The event took place in... Continue Reading…


During 3rd and 4th of May 2021, a Multi-Actor Communities (MAC) meeting was held in Kisumu, Kenya. Organized by icipe and Maseno University, the chosen site was central to the MAC activities, being in the proximity of the push-pull field... Continue Reading…


In the efforts to mobilize the Ethiopian farmers to implement push-pull technology on maize control farms for the cropping season of 2021, UPSCALE partner – Institute for Sustainable Development (ISD) has organized three events during April 2021. Including the farmers... Continue Reading…


On April 22, 2021, the largest sustainability lesson will be held: Future Food Institute and FAO together with one hundred voices from the world for a 24-hour digital marathon! The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) e-learning... Continue Reading…


How can we manage our planet, so we produce enough healthy food without destroying our life- support system? How are increasing demands for agricultural commodities resulting in offsetting biodiversity conservation? The answer to these and many other questions is provided... Continue Reading…


UPSCALE enters 2021 with a busy agenda for farmers in East Africa. Throughout the project UPSCALE consortium will establish and facilitate a multi-actor community (MAC) of practice to raise awareness, enable and facilitate trans-disciplinary research and cooperation and information sharing... Continue Reading…

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Striga weeds

Striga or 'witchweeds' are parasitic weeds that affect cereal crops in many parts of Africa, reducing production from 30 to 100%, or complete loss of the crop. If maize plants are attacked by both stemborers and striga weed, the yield... Continue Reading…

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