Agriculture Research and Development (R&D) services

TRAFORD works with other researchers and development partners to innovate and initiate new farming ideas, farming approaches and strategies that increase land productivity per unit area and sustainability of food production. These approaches and practices help in promoting sustainable development leading to improved produce quality and quantity. Practices range from the use of improved and good planting materials, land preparation and conservation practices, simple irrigation techniques, farmer use programs such as developing applications that give information on pest and disease management, crop insurance schemes to protect farmers from risks of  drought, low rainfall amounts and high temperature that dries crops are combined with  other  climate smart agriculture approaches in  production and post- harvest value chains.