Over 46 people attended Trócaire's regional Agroecology workshop in Kenya with participants from nine African countries. Respected agroecologist Pablo Tittonell provided the key training for the group.
The workshop theme was "Resource-use and Management : Agroecology on-farm and wider-than-farm".
The participants learnt about agroecological processes, soil fertility management, vegetation resource measurements, traditional biological pesticides, organic fertilizers, climate change resilience and sustainable water management.
The main learning points from the workshop included:
Trócaire is delighted to share this ten minute video from the Kenya Agroecology workshop. You can watch the video below:
To learn more about Pablo Tittonell who provided the key training at the workshop, watch his 2014 TED talk below on "Feeding the world with Agroecology".