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Farming in Malawi 2020

August 26, 2020

Tiyeni's Deep Bed farming activities at Chitheka, Northern Malawi.

How the use of compost manure helps farmers increase yields, and income

August 26, 2020

The more farmers adopt DBF, the more manure they make and the more yields they realise.

How Covid-19 is effecting Malawi, and stories of productive, powerful results

August 26, 2020

Our Executive Director reports on Covid-19, and we report on how Tiyeni adapts to farmers' suggestions, the latest spectacular results from our survey and more.

Profitability summary

June 25, 2020

A doubling of maize yields is found to lead to a roughly tenfold rise in profitability.

Fruitful and effective activity in Malawi

June 17, 2020

We've received numerous reports of how successfully the farmers trained by Tiyeni are implementing Deep Bed Farming across Malawi. However, the number of cases of Covid-19 is increasing to 564 as of today.

The well-being of the nation

June 17, 2020

As harvest time for maize, the crop which sustains the people, approaches. The wellbeing of the nation depends on this crop.

At harvest time, Deep Bed Farming proves itself once again

May 26, 2020

Again, farmers are doubling or tripling their yields after converting land to Deep Bed Farming.

The harvest begins

May 6, 2020

The 2020 harvest has begun and farmers are recording excellent yields!

Tiyeni's response to Covid-19

April 15, 2020

Projects help some of Africa’s poorest agrarian communities and we are committed to carrying out our mission-critical services through this challenging time.

80% of Malawi’s population depends on rainfed subsistence agriculture

July 25, 2019

It is a well-known fact that 80% of Malawi’s population depends on rainfed subsistence agriculture for their survival.

Transformative Farming

July 23, 2019

Until 2018, nobody in Bula knew about Deep Bed Farming ...

June 16, 2018

... and then Tiyeni field officer Love Msiska arrived.