August 29, 2011

Solar-powered drip systems is enabling small-scale farmers in Benin to sustainably irrigate their fields

Solar-powered drip systems from the US-based nonprofit Solar Electric Light Fund is enabling small-scale farmers in the west African country of Benin, many of whom are women, to sustainably irrigate their fields and grow fresh produce during the six-month dry season for the first time.

Source: Self.org

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