team: Africa

7 November 2022

Delphy is interviewed for the Dutch television about salinization in Egypt

Salinization is a growing challenge for Egyptian agriculture. In this video from NOS, Talis Bosma from #DelphyEgypt explains the challenges associated with high salinity and his perspective on the future of agriculture in Egypt. ‘Nile is lifeblood of Egypt, but water runs out’ The video was filmed at the DESALT Farming trial field at SEKEM […] Read more…

13 October 2022

Horti Demo Centre: official opening 20 October

PRESS RELEASE STELLENBOSCH, SOUTH AFRICA – On 20th October 2022 a consortium of leading partners in the horticultural sector, including local and Dutch companies, in partnership with Stellenbosch University, will officially open the brand new HortiDemoCentre and welcome guests to visit the Centre at the open day on 21st October 2022. With the support of […] Read more…

26 May 2022

Soft fruit cultivation: online sessions in July/August and September

Delphy and Cropnuts join forces and organise an online soft fruit cultivation course with focus on East Africa. The 5 sessions course will be finished with a physical/ on line  training session in Kenya. Interested to polish your knowledge and skills related to cultivation of such fruits such as strawberries, blueberries and raspberries? Check out […] Read more…

29 April 2022

Good Agricultural Practises in common beans value chain

Delphy team Africa leads the project: Good Agricultural Practises in common beans value chain in collaboration with Mbala District Cooperative Union (North Zambia) and Holland Greentech, with the financial support of RVO. This project is a follow up on a NUFFICOKP TMT project. Focus is on the capacity building (knowledge and skills) of 20 lead […] Read more…

20 December 2021

The Potato Roadmap Uganda is released!

The document aims to provide a clear overview of the possible interventions, trade linkages, and (business) opportunities that could be interesting for stakeholders in the (Ugandan) potato value chain. This document focuses on assessing the Ugandan potato value chain for the potential market linkages, potential value addition, and potential introduction of improved agricultural practices and […] Read more…

2 December 2021

Proper and safe storage of fertilizers online course

proper and safe storage of fertilizers online course Recently the availability of fertilizers has become a real challenge in Kenya. As a result, farmers have started to keep larger stocks of fertilizers. Proper storage of fertilizers is often overlooked, but highly important, as incorrect storing can be very dangerous, even the cause of explosions! In […] Read more…