A BILLION PEOPLE ON THE PLANET DON'T HAVE ENOUGH TO EAT.

Securing Water for Food sources and accelerates innovations that enable the production of more food with less water and/or make more water available for food production, processing, and distribution.

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SWFF Innovators
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Countries
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Tons of food produced with SWFF funds

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Electrodialysis Reversal (EDR) System – MIT-Jain

India

Salt-Tolerant Potato – MetaMeta & SaltFarmTexel

Pakistan

Ecorangers and Meat Naturally – Conservation South Africa

Botswana, Kenya, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa

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aQysta Pump Impacts Smallholder Farmers

aQysta’s Barsha pump is a low-cost, innovative solution for smallholder farmers to irrigate their fields without using any fuel or electricity. The hydro-powered pump is easily implemented anywhere there is flowing water nearby and requires…

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Getting There, Even When It’s Hard: Lessons Learned from a Water-Ag Innovator

Social entrepreneurs generally have their minds set on one very important goal when they start their business: They want to create impact. But one thing we don’t all necessarily think about is how long it…

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AST Trials Demonstrate Crop Yield Increases

Adaptive Symbiotic Technologies’ BioEnsure® is a fungal seed and plant treatment that, when sprayed onto seeds, helps plants to adapt to water-related stress. While AST has not yet reported full impact results for their second…

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Innovation Communication Internship – SWFF TA Facility Seeks Senior or MA-Level PR/Journalism Intern

The Securing Water for Food Technical Assistance Facility is an enterprise incubator-accelerator that provides services to and direct involvement with the Securing Water for Food Grand Challenge innovators to improve their market-driven business development, commercial…

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Conservation South Africa’s Livestock Auction Yields Big Profits

The recent drought in South Africa has threatened the viability of farms and communities across the country, but the Conservation South Africa (CSA) – Meat Naturally Pty livestock auction held late last month in Mzongwana,…

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