TRAINING:on Integrated Pest Management with emphasis on Soil Management, use of Botanicals and Food Security; Venue: Ruiru Town; Application: Please Contact: Caroline 0707 046 524/ Moses 0711 230 525

Upcoming Event :

  • Topic: TRAINING EVENT TO BE HELD ON 16-17TH Aug 2018 AT RUIRU
  • Training dates: Date: 16th-17th August 2018
  • Application Deadline:
  • Venue: Ruiru
  • Target Group:This course is designed for various agricultural actors in government, research organizations, funding agencies, Non-governmental organizations, developmental organizations, agricultural extension, farmers and any other interested person/group.
  • Topics: INTEGRATED PEST MANAGEMENT WITH EMPHASIS ON BOTANICAL CONTROL AND SOIL MANAGEMENT

Programs

1.Integrated Pest Management

The program endeavors to promote pest management systems that are environmentally friendly, socially acceptable and economically sound to our communities. We encourage the use of a variety of options that enhance good agricultural techniques and less reliance of synthetic pesticides

2.Agroforestry & Smart Agriculture

In order to respond to the challenge of climate change and to achieve food security and poverty alleviation, the program works with smallholder farmers to sustainably increase agricultural productivity and smallholder incomes

3.Organic Farming

The program aims at supporting farmers to farmers to produce healthy foods through practices that reduce use of synthetic pesticides that are harmful to both our health and the environment

4.Young Professionals

Through partnership with learning institutions, the program seeks to tap onto the large pool of young professionals with innovative capabilities to help meet the organization’s mission

5.Soil health and Management

Soil nutrient depletion brought about by conventional farming methods and mono-cropping has led to low crop productivity and poverty. As a solution to decreasing soil productivity,

6.Renewable Energy

As a mitigation effort towards global warming, deforestation and pollution; the program is devised to promote affordable, clean and accessible energy

Capacity Development Training Program

As a training and research organization,africa IPM has devised the following courses to assist in attaining our mission.These trainings are carried out through practical on-farm sessions tailor-made for specific needs.

Course Duration
Intergrated pest and food scurity 4 days
Cell Sustainable seed production and multiplication 3 days
Cell intergrated soil health and fertility management  2 days
Bio-slurry utilization and management  2 days
Resource Mobilization 3 days
Safe and judicious use of pestiscides 2 days
Sustainable agriculture and food production 5 days
Agriculture market value chain 4 days
Organisational development  4 days

Partners

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Treedom
Kew
WAC
Global South
Jkuat