New Technology and Processes Deliver Impressive Results for Chede 2012 Coffee Season

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The 2012 Chede coffee campaign is moving into full gear as the Muambong Centre of the national pilot project on fully washed coffee begins to deliver impressive results in terms of the quality and quantity of cherry processed so far by the ecological pulping machine installed last year. At the current pace, the Muambong . . . → Read More: New Technology and Processes Deliver Impressive Results for Chede 2012 Coffee Season

Cameroon’s Emergency Food Programme Moves Into Stride

In the context of its emergency food security programme designed to boost food production in the country, the Cameroon Government has elected to partner with Chede Cooperative Union Ltd for the production of maize in Kupe Muanenguba Division. The government will provide Chede with basic inputs and Chede will organize and support its village . . . → Read More: Cameroon’s Emergency Food Programme Moves Into Stride

Chede Piggery Project receives support from United Nations Development Programme

Chede collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Cameroon has yielded a livestock project for the Muambong community in Kupe Muanenguba Division. This is a pilot pig farming venture based on modern piggery practices.

The project serves as a foundation for training farmers on the modern aspects of animal husbandry. The project is . . . → Read More: Chede Piggery Project receives support from United Nations Development Programme

Chede Network Members Receive State Grants

Three Chede network entities received in 2009 grants from  the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MINADER) totalling upwards of 30 million FCFA for the purchase of farm inputs for distribution to the farmers members of these entities.

The entities included Chede Cooperative Union Ltd which received 23 Million FCFA for the purchase of . . . → Read More: Chede Network Members Receive State Grants

Chede takes concrete steps towards strengthening food security in Cameroon

Under the Chede partnership with IITA  (International Institute of Tropical Agriculture: www.iita.org), which dates back to 2007, the field testing of some IITA’s high yielding and disease resistant starchy food crops (plantain, banana and cassava) in  the Chede research farm in Muambong, has taken on a new dimension with the onset of propagation of . . . → Read More: Chede takes concrete steps towards strengthening food security in Cameroon