Kassack Project Started

In cooperation with the rural commune of Kassack in northern Senegal, we have selected a combined two sites for the first phase of the production project and will be commending with planting of African Eggplant, Eggplant, Hot Peppers, and Okra.

Field-Locations

African Eggplant (Djakatou)

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Eggplant (Aubergine)

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Okra (Gombo)

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Hot Pepper (Piment)

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The land has been plowed by tractor and separated into sub-fields to be serviced by irrigation capillary canals.  These capillary canals will be connected to the larger canals that, via pumping stations, draw water from the Senegal River.

Field Photo 1 Field Photo 2