Measuring Farm Profit
At One Acre Fund, we’ve found that measuring farm profit is surprisingly complicated, requiring a number of important assumptions. The purpose of this paper is to outline the major assumptions we have made and the rationale behind those assumptions.
2015 Country Specific Impact Report
This report provides a detailed breakdown of One Acre Fund's 2015 program impact by country.
Irish Potato Fungicide
Irish potatoes are a common crop in upper altitude regions of Burundi. This trial assessed whether potato yields might increase from the application of Mancozeb fungicide to control late blight, & whether using chemicals prophylactically is profiitable.
PICS Storage Bag Scale Up
Many farmers report post-harvest grain losses due to pests and moisture, and Purdue Improved Crop Storage (PICS) bags have been identified as a potentially impactful intervention method. This trial was aimed at evaluating the usefulness of PICS bags.