This handbook is for farmers, field and extension workers and educators in Papua New Guinea, the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu, and helps strengthen food security in the face of climate change by reporting on a variety of traditional and innovative farming technologies.
Kastom Gaden Association held a planning workshop in Honiara at the end of August 2009 with ten rural farmer organisations.
Tony Jansen from TerraCircle joined the Melanesian Farmer First Network (MFFN) partners for their annual meeting in Vanuatu, 2009.
A Kastom Gaden Association team has conducted a rapid assessment of the food security and agricultural impacts of the April, 2007 earthquake and tsunami in Western and Choiseul provinces. AusAID, Oxfam Australia and ACIAR provided support.