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Ethiopia Creates First Certified Organic Cotton Program

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Ethiopia has granted 200 cotton farmers organic certification for the first time. The farmers are part of a project training small-scale cotton growers to reduce and stop using dangerous pesticides. The project began in 2013 with 90 farmers, and today is flourishing with over 2,000 farmers taking part. The project is funded by TRAID, supported…

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