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Read about how our new PRISE project will forecast pest outbreaks using cutting-edge space infrastructure, Earth observation data and state-of- the-art modelling techniques, with support from the UK Space Agency

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Locust swarms are devastating Niger. Did you know a swarm covering a 25-square-kilometre area can eat as much grass as 50,000 cattle?

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A mystery disease is affecting cabbages in Ghana. Plant scientists from the University of Cambridge and the University of Ghana are on the case...

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Gilbert Houngbo, the new head of IFAD: "Countries need to provide smallholders with better equipment and infrastructure to end poverty and hunger by 2030"

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Did you know that 90% of smallholder cocoa farmers live on less than $2 a day?

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A Bangalore-based startup has created a WhatsApp-like app with which farmers can chat with agricultural advisors

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Using mass extension to teach farmers the importance of calibrating their pesticide sprayers

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CABI Scientists discover new crop-destroying armyworm is now “spreading rapidly” in Africa

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The final blog post in our series recapping the "Future of Small Farms" conference: why smallholders need better access to financial services
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