Seedlings in goblet – Gouloumbou, Senegal

Cucumber, zucchini and corn seeds require larger cups that are not available locally. For this reason, we have decided to replace them with cardboard cups. The Gouloumbou farm will soon be equipped with a clod press to make compact blocks … Read More

Installation of the greenhouse – Gouloumbou, Senegal

The Gouloumbou greenhouse, was ordered from a designer based in Dakar, was transported to the site and assembled by 3 technicians and assisted by the entire farm staff. The assembly was done in several steps and by several teams: – … Read More

Sowing with the farm’s trainees – Gouloumbou, Senegal

“Alone we go faster, together we go further” With the help of the farm’s trainees, preparation of the trays with the 5 varieties of seeds provided by our seed partner, Agrosemens: tomatoes, eggplants, peppers and lettuce.

Preparation of crop beds – Gouloumbou, Senegal

 The beginning of work at the Gouloumbou farm with the help of trainees from the Tambacounda school.  For the farm, this is the beginning of its involvement in the project of a vegetable seed production chain in Senegal undertaken by … Read More

Discover the Gouloumbou farm – Senegal

The 4 hectare Gouloumbou farm was founded by the French-Senegalese NGO Leeket-Bi and the FMSR foundation. The farm is equipped with solar panels that power a powerful pump to collect water from the Gambia River and store it in a … Read More