Making cultural tradition profitable
The north of Ghana is bone dry. The majority of the population lives under the poverty line and on top of this is illiterate. Trias makes sure that these people are able to tap an interesting source of income...
Working night and day against better judgement?
What point is there in working 16 hours a day when nobody tells you about the right production techniques or current market prices? Trias acts with expertise.
Rice in the Sahel?
If the existence of farmers' families is under threat, Trias stands firm. And we do the impossible: efficiently grow rice in the stifling Sahel.
Ever heard of smart microcredit?
When farmers and banks use small loans intelligently, agriculture is even profitable in the north of Ghana. Trias proves it.
Can we overcome the drought in Burkina Faso?
For nine months in the year it is dry, sandy and hot in Burkina-Faso. Male and female farmers only have small plots and a little water to survive. Trias helps them to get a maximum yield.
Women do value addition on locally produced rice in Burkina Faso
Women in Burkina Faso do all the household chores but have little say in the family budget. They often don't own land, extra income from small-scale trade offers an outlet.
Hopelessly outdated irrigation infrastructure threatens to reduce rice production in Burkina Faso. Trias is helping farmers to join their voices together to appeal to the government.