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Operational field guide for developing and managing local agricultural Innovation Platforms

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Felister Wambugha Makini, Geoffrey Mbuthia Kamau, Margaret Nafula Makelo, Wale Adekunle, George Kiuri Mburathi, Michael Misiko, Pamela Pali, John Dixon

The dynamic changes taking place in Africa, especially those caused by increasing population and climate change necessitate renewed efforts in food production, natural resources management and protection of the environment. In the past, Agricultural Research and Development agencies used diverse approaches to share ‘best practices’/’best bet options’ with the farming community but there has been often disappointing impact at farm level.