Sub-Saharan Africa Face Decline in Soil Fertility

  • December 10, 2014     Ethiopia     The Reporter

    Excerpt from The Reporter (Ethiopia)

    Reflecting on the assessment reports, Effiom Oku (PhD), Senior Research Fellow of UNU-INRA, confirmed that decline in soil fertility and erosion, water scarcity, and inappropriate farming practices are part of the major challenges hindering food production in the region.