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Math Lesson in the Garden

The first two weeks of my trip were an introductory period to the projects Field of Hope is currently working on. During my stay, I will help with the drip irrigation systems at the school gardens...

Where Has the Time Gone?

This week, LaNese Mahan, a 2017 MIAP-Noble Fellow, visited the Dokolo and Amolatar districts in Uganda to gather information on each woman participating in the Women’s Empowerment Program.

In First Place: Malay Saha, Ph.D.

Meet Malay Saha, Ph.D., professor in the grass genomics laboratory.

Manual Labor Builds Character

This week we visited the Barlonyo school garden and Calo Me Lare to work on the compost system.

Seeing Through a Different Lens

Meet Tezera Wolabu Watira, Ph.D., a postdoctoral fellow originally from Ethiopia, whose research focus is improving alfalfa.

An Uplifted Spirit

LaNese Mahan describes her first week in Uganda as a MIAP-Noble Fellow.

Behind the Scenes

Alexa Major visits a commercial farm with Restoration Gateway students, conducts interviews with Ugandan women in mud huts and beneath trees, and gets lost.

Out With the Old and in With the New

For the most part, harvesting both groundnuts and soybeans consisted of walking row to row pulling up plants.

The Staples

One of my favorite experiences so far happened this week when I was out at Barlonyo schools working with their head gardener, Walter.

A Uniquely Noble Fair Experience

Noble Research Institute employees gathered for the annual Noble Garden GROW Challenge.