Index insurance insuring African farmers’ success (Part 3)

African farmers are finding they can take greater risks when the cost of their seed and other inputs are covered through a new insurance program called Index Insurance. Dr. Marco Ferroni talked about the impact of the insurance program on Africa’s small farmers and their productivity during an interview following his presentation at the Norman E. Borlaug World Food Prize Symposium in Des Moines, Iowa.

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