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Jamilah Nafula Meso, Feed The Soil to Improve Production Project

Date grant awarded: 1/14/2017

Nitrogen is a vital constituent of protein and protoplasm in plants and thus its reserves in the soil must be regularly replenished in order to maintain crop production. Jamilah Nafula Meso is based out of Mungore, Kenya and is helping farmers practice sustainable soil fertility management by adopting eco-friendly, farm technologies. Feed The Soil to Improve Production Project trains in biological nitrogen fixation technologies and value adding enterprises while delivering improved grain and legume varieties to farmers and markets.