How Passion and Pinterest Led to 100 Tools that Empower Global Women

By |August 6th, 2015|agroforestry, bikes, low tech/high impact, trees|

“Recipes” to try from this gift copy of 100 Under $100 – in Tanzania, courtesy of Girls Education Collaborative, by Anne Wadsworth. How Passion and Pinterest Led to 100 Tools that Empower Global Women Great Positive’s “Inspiring Us”  Blog Series Meets Betsy Teutsch, Author of “100 Under $100: One Hundred Tools for Empowering Global Women” 1. Betsy, what cause are you passionate about and why? […]

Agroforestry: Planting Trees on Smallholder Farms

By |February 3rd, 2015|agroforestry, sustainable agriculture, trees|

Belize, by Sustainable Harvest -Empowering farming families in CentralAmerica to restore forests and nourish their communities. Deforestation - often the result of trees [...]

Fertilizer Trees: Raising Maize Yields

By |January 25th, 2015|agroforestry, Cameroon, sustainable agriculture|

This farmer in Cameroon has benefited from intercropping her maize withcalliandra trees.  Photo: Charlie Pye-Smith, World Agroforestry CentreCompanion planting is [...]