Who we are

The LAND Project is a partnership between the Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems  at the University of Wisconsin-Madison; the Agriculture and Rural Development Research Institute (ARDRI) at the University of Fort Hare in the Eastern Cape, South Africa; and Kidlinks World, a…

What is the LAND Project?

Improving health, tackling economic challenges, and managing natural resources are all important aspects of agroecological development that are tightly interlinked. The Livelihood, Agroecology, Nutrition, and Development (LAND) Project is committed to addressing these challenges using a holistic, participatory approach to…

Our Goals and Approach

Our five goals are: 1) to support sustainable livelihoods for smallholder farmers and their communities in southern Africa; 2) to integrate health and nutrition with improved agricultural practices; 3) to enhance ecosystem services, including habitat, water quality, erosion control, and carbon…