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Table 1 Agricultural inputs provided to households as part of the agricultural and nutritional intervention

From: Improving child nutrition and development through community-based childcare centres in Malawi – The NEEP-IE study: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial

Seeds provided Planting period Harvest period Consumption period
Orange maize December March-April May onwards
Pigeon peas December April April onwards
Cow peas December March March onwards
Beans December   
Groundnuts December   
Soya December April April onwards
OFSP January April-March April onwards
Carrots July October October onwards
Amaranthus August August/September August onwards
  1. OFSP orange-fleshed sweet potato