Youth for Progress in Agriculture

AgReach’s Strengthening Agriculture Nutrition and Extension (SANE) Youth in Agriculture project improved access to and quality of extension available to youth in the Lilongwe East District of Malawi through agribusiness training and the establishment of Young Farmers Clubs that would facilitate trust, communication, and collaboration between young farmers. By improving agribusiness knowledge and integrating youth into extension platforms, sustainable extension services became more readily available while driving overall improvements in rural livelihoods.  The project strongly emphasized participatory extension principles and entrepreneurship as means of increasing productivity amongst young farmers. Read more below.

YIA Technical Report 2017_08_20