The Tiyeni Effect
Changing Malawian agriculture for good
How much it costs to train a farmer
Number of farmers practising the Deep Bed method in mid 2020
Average immediate and long-term impact on farmers' crop yields
More and more Malawian farmers are adopting Tiyeni’s “common sense” Deep Bed Farming (DBF) method
We are pleased to announce a new partnership. Latest harvest results have seen a dramatic fourfold increase. Our Training Manager, Godfrey, shares how women farmers can be the key agents of change.
Tiyeni's Deep Bed farming activities at Chitheka, Northern Malawi.
See the difference after rainfall between land farmed with Deep Beds and conventional ridges
Planting with the first rains in Malawi
Our latest survey of farmers adopting Deep Bed Farming (DBF) has produced spectacular results: a doubling of maize yields, leading to a roughly tenfold rise in profitability.