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Youth and Agricultures

Youth and Agriculture

Consideration of the youth as future farmers in Africa has not received adequate attention. Indigenous African knowledge (IK) and wisdom embedded with current farmers is being lost, as farmers hardly interact with the youth. Efforts are needed to capture and make accessible this knowledge, experience and wisdom so that the youth, who are the growers, producers, researchers, entrepreneurs, policy makers and educators in agriculture, can benefit from it. The 4H programs at US Land Grant Universi