Oakland Institute

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Legume Diversification to Improve Soil Fertility in Malawi

Location: Ekwendeni, Malawi

Unlike conventional “top down” technology transfer extension models, the success of this legume diversification project underscores the importance of participatory research and extension methodologies to address the complex social factors—community needs, gender dynamics, access—that influence new technology adoption in agriculture.

Legume Diversification to Improve Soil Fertility in Malawi

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