• Photo: Dr. Tejendra Chapagain, University of Guelph

    Nepalese women use a handheld sheller to remove kernels from corn cobs. The shellers are just one of the simple, low-cost tools included in Sustainable Agriculture Kits (SAKs), which are helping improve the lives of Nepal's terrace farmers. (Photo: Dr. Tejendra Chapagain, University of Guelph)

New agricultural practices and a few cheap, simple tools are making life much easier for those who work on Central Nepal’s terrace farms.  Part of an ongoing series of stories about innovative projects in the developing world, a partnership between the International Development Research Centre and Canadian Geographic.

Visit the Charting Change website to read “The simple agricultural kit improving life for Nepal’s terrace farmers.”