Greenhouse farming in Kitengela, Kenya

Photo by V. Atakos (CCAFS)

Photo Photo by V. Atakos (CCAFS)

A number of farmers in arid- and semi-arid lands in Kenya are undertaking intensive crop production in greenhouses. Shown here are pictures taken from Kitengela, a semi-arid area in Kenya.

The CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS), East Africa program is undertaking research to help farmers build resilience to climate change, where greenhouses could be one solution.