Michael Ssali, B4FA Fellow, writes:
Crop production is bound to be a big challenge given the current circumstances under which farmers work.
One of the immediate challenges is growing land fragmentation due to uncontrolled population growth.
Traditional inheritance rules in many communities dictate that every child gets a piece of the garden when the head of the household dies.
The children then occupy the inherited pieces of the garden and go ahead to produce more children than they can actually support. Read more …