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Groundnut work delivers for smallholders

I saw impressive gains being made through production of improved groundnut varieties by smallholder farmers in Malawi first hand today.

I need practice to catch up to the pace farmers can strip pods from groundnuts in Malawi.

I need practice to catch up to the pace farmers can strip pods from groundnuts in Malawi.

We spent the day visiting many smallholder farmers who showed us the agronomic practices they are using to grow groundnut, pigeon pea and maize.

The farmers walked us through their involvement in the production and distribution of the improved groundnut CG 7, which has 50 percent oil content and a large seed size making them suitable for both oil production and for confectionary nuts. Read more