Farming in a Dry Land

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As climates change, droughts are becoming more severe and striking new places. Learning to farm in dry lands will be key to survival for communities in arid and semi-arid regions around the world. Here, E4C and experts around the world take a look at the problem of water insecurity and discuss the proven techniques and low-cost tools that can save food producers in drying climates.

Learning Objectives

Overcoming challenges

Why the world's drylands are not meeting their farming potential.

Farming techniques

Farming techniques that make the most of a limited water supply.


How to check evaporation, capture water in the air, preserve crops after the harvest and more.

Digital tools

How to harness digital tools to generate useable data on soils, water, pests and more.

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