With the dry season coming, many of our refugees in G1 plan to start dry season tomato farms. Growing tomatoes especially for less experienced farmers, is fraught with challenges, including either lack of water or diseases that affect tomatoes.

This week on Amba Farmers Voice, we shall be talking about how to control diseases such as tomato blight and leaf curl without the use of chemical pesticides. By following simple techniques, organic controls that are harmless to humans and the environment, and can be made with common leaves found around our villages, tomato farmers can overcome some of these challenges. .