Category: Agriculture

Nuru Ethiopia hosts first ever Cooperative Leader Summit in Arba Minch

Nuru Ethiopia’s Cooperative and Agriculture Programs joined forces to host the first ever Cooperative Leader Summit in Arba Minch. Forty-five cooperative leaders from…

Nuru Agriculture Expands from 3 to 10 Areas in Southwest Ethiopia

The 2015 planting season activities are in full swing for both Nuru Ethiopia and Nuru Kenya!

Year of Huge Growth for Nuru Ethiopia Agriculture

The Nuru Ethiopia Agriculture Team has been busy preparing to issue the first round of farm input loans for 2015. This is a…

Nuru Ethiopia Farmer Households Are Better Off Than Non-Nuru Farmers

We all know what it’s like to feel hunger pangs. To understand what severe hunger feels like, consider these questions: In the past…

Nuru Ethiopia Agriculture Program Post-Harvest in Photos: December 2014

Nuru Ethiopia’s Agricultural Team has been hard at work providing post-harvest handling trainings and building relationships with potential buyers for the maize harvest….

Nuru Welcomes Agriculture Program Specialist Mackenzie Knowling to Ethiopia Project

In this update, I introduce Nuru International’s Agriculture Program Specialist for Ethiopia, Mackenzie Knowling, . Before I do so, let’s review where we’ve come…

Joshua’s Story

Joshua Makira Chacha is from Ihore Kenya. He’s been farming with Nuru for the last three years, and his story is both heartbreaking…

Nuru Ethiopia Agriculture Program: Applying Lessons Learned in 2015

Nuru International emphasizes a learning approach in the design, planning, and execution of its programming. Periods of reflection and review afford the opportunity…

Nuru Ethiopia Agriculture Harvest Season in Photos: September 2014

The harvest season has arrived in Boreda Ethiopia.  As farmers across the wereda work hard to bring their crops in from the field,…

Nuru Kenya Agriculture Long Rains Season Harvest in Photos: August 2014

The harvest season has arrived in Kuria West.  As farmers across the district work hard to bring their crops in from the field,…