sycamore green organic farming liveliness brings closer the tradition organic farming liveliness to the modern agricultural practices for both humanity and nature co-existence in a global refugee world for a friendly and sustainable ecosystem.Uganda hosts a largest number of refugees in Africa and these people need land and food for their well-being. through this idea, they are given land for farming(2 acres) from the office of the prime minister- Uganda,and recommended to utilize the land accordingly. this has been a challenge to the majority because of poor farming methods like application of fertilizers that have spoilt their production and soil nutrients.
this idea has introduced the organic farming to the refugees, to apply the natural farming practices through the groups they make under the supervision of the agricultural extension worker, devise the information sharing mode among themselves through Organic farming SMS platform, where they solve their challenges as organic farmers.
they are provided with ready market for their produce because they of high quality,with rich in nutrients their prices are higher than the prevailing market prices.through their group dynamics, they save 20% of the money gotten from the sale of their produce which binds them together and makes them work even harder for sustainable development. this is Eco friendly and has no harm to the beneficiaries.
12 groups have already benefited from this idea among the refugees as the organic farming pioneers, with a target of 100 refugee communities in Uganda to benefit from this idea, each community consists 150 households. The biggest category of beneficiaries are women and youth having been the victims of food security in the settlements. organic farming pioneers go ahead and register other refugees and train them these all the models and organic farming practices.