Rose Goslinga: Crop insurance, an idea worth seeding

This quick TED talk entry is courtesy of Across sub-Saharan Africa, small farmers are the bedrock of national and regional economies–unless the weather proves unpredictable and their crops fail. The solution is insurance, at a vast, continental scale, and at a very low, affordable cost. Rose Goslinga and the Syngenta Foundation for Sustainable Agriculture pioneered an unconventional way to give farmers whose crops fail early a second chance at a growing season.

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