A farmer in Singida picking ripe jatropha seed to crush to get oil
Farmers in Singida geetting explanations on new opportunities of Jatropha seed production.
Introduction of fuel serving stove which use jatropha seed cake.
Demonstration on how to light jatropha seed cake stove.
Name of project:
Jatropha, Agriculture & Nutrition Initiative
To promoting Jatropha, food security and nutrition in central and northern Tanzania.
To link research and development in areas of knowledge, skills, information and technology transfer to small holder farmers and small & medium enterprises interested in Jatropha plant, seeds and products.
Singida Rural, Kondoa, Iramba, Babati&Kiteto districts.
Number of direct beneficiaries:
19,777 (7,336 M and 12,441 F) smallholders Farmers
Duration of the project:
(2009 – 2012)