SSLLP in partnership with ICRISAT and IRLI was awarded a 2.5 million euros grant by EU to implement an Agribusiness project for smallholder farmers in Balaka, Chiradzulu and Thyolo  for three years.
This project will connect farmers, buyers as well as other value chain players. The project aims to encourage farmers to incorporate farm
residues in livestock diets so as to make the diet very nutritious hence improving the quality of meat or livestock products, the l iv est ock will al so complement the crops by providing manure which will in turn boost Agricultural yields. This project will also help farmers find reliable markets to sell their crop produce.