The Sahel Agroecology Miracle

Photography : Jérômine DERIGNY    

In Africa, where the semi-arid land of the Sahel is threatened with desertification, more and more farmers are applying agroecology techniques to maintain and even develop their cereal and vegetable crops. This form of natural agriculture reconciles tradition and modernity by empowering local knowledge which is adapted to the climate and the geography of the land. Agroecology, which is more attractive and profitable than chemical agriculture, ( more ...)