Good Agricultural Practices

Solidaridad works to implement better practices with farmers at the field level providing extensions services and training to improve their farming practices. This can include farm management techniques, production in balance with nature to build resilience against climate change, access to better inputs for improved productivity, and decent working conditions with fair payment. Read the latest news and stories below.
Low-Carbon Agriculture: A Forward-Looking Approach to Farming Read featured story

Latest News

Solidaridad Latin America and RSPO form alliance for sustainable palm oil

Solidaridad Latin America and RSPO form alliance for sustainable palm oil

Delivering digital power to farmers and miners in Ghana

Delivering digital power to farmers and miners in Ghana

Seed delivery and investment initiative boosts Nigerian agriculture

Seed delivery and investment initiative boosts Nigerian agriculture

Sustainable castor initiative eyes the future and encourages the participation of women 

Sustainable castor initiative eyes the future and encourages the participation of women 

Medicinal plant farmer groups in India receive top sustainability and quality certification

Medicinal plant farmer groups in India receive top sustainability and quality certification

Cultivating Change: Celebrating the stories of small-scale farmers & workers around the world

Cultivating Change: Celebrating the stories of small-scale farmers & workers around the world

Coffee farmers in Colombia receive payments for carbon sequestration

Coffee farmers in Colombia receive payments for carbon sequestration

New Garden Campaign to Feed Ghana Cities

New Garden Campaign to Feed Ghana Cities

Climate change traps cotton farmers in a cycle of poverty

Climate change traps cotton farmers in a cycle of poverty

Featured Producer Stories

A VISIT TO BANGLADESH: WATER ACCESS TRANSFORMS VILLAGE LIFE & AGRICULTURE

Innovative approaches to water and land-use are changing agriculture in Bangladesh. Young farmers, like Tania and Rubel, have seen a profound effect.

A Love that unites Forests and Cocoa in Brazil

A mother of 11, a grandmother of 24, a great-grandmother of 2: Angelita Ferreira is a force of nature who dreams of producing the high-profile cocoa that some farmers in the region have become known for.

A woman’s resilience bears fruit

Sandra Zanardi never saw herself as an orange farmer, but after the death of her husband, she took the reins of her family’s orange grove in Brazil. Now, with support from Solidaridad’s Fruto Resiliente project, Sandra has improved her farm’s performance and is set to reap a plentiful harvest. In the process, she has created a vibrant new future for herself and her children.

Publications

Cotton and Climate Paper

RECLAIM Sustainability! 2022 Progress Report

SUSTAINABLE TEA IN LATIN AMERICA – 10 YEARS SUPPORTING SMALLHOLDER FARMER PROSPERITY

Coffee Barometer 2023

Affirmative Gender Actions and Inclusivity Report, 2022

Carbon Balance in Soybean Production in Matopiba

LandScale: Assessing sustainability for everyone in the landscape

Palm Oil Barometer 2022

Colombia further increases sustainable palm oil production in 2020 and is close to 100% certified exports

Advocacy for Change Final Report 2016-2020