Conservation Agriculture Scaling Up Project (CASU)

Conservation Agriculture Scaling Up Project (CASU)

The project aims to scale up conservation agriculture in 31 districts of Zambia in order to increase productivity and production of crops for food security and income generation. It will address low crop production and productivity exacerbated by soil degradation, high inputs prices, poor produce markets and poor farming practices.

Sector
Agricultural development
Domain
European Development Fund
Benefitting zone
Zambia
Nature
Action Grants

KEY FACTS

  • Total cost (€)

    10 963 393.00

    EU contracted amount

    10 963 393.00

    Duration

    June 2013 - June 2017

    Implementing organisation

    THE FOOD AND AGRICULTURE ORGANIZATION OF THE UNITED NATIONS

    Funding instrument

    European Development Fund (EDF)