• Success story: Less poverty through business

    Success story: Less poverty through business   Sociedade de Beneficiamento de Sementes (SBS) is a seed processing company set up in the Zambezia region of Mozambique with the aim of producing low cost, high-qual...
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  • Five Ways Businesses are Making Challenging Environments Work

    In Mozambique, flash floods and intense droughts, civil unrest, and devaluation of the currency, the metical, against the US dollar and South African Rand by 50 and 70 percent respectively make for a very challenging ...
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  • Scaling New Heights with Poultry Farming

    Scaling new heights with poultry farming Purity Kasivi Nzomo had a tough time finding a job to support her young son. After searching for two years, she began rearing chickens, inspired by a friend who was able t...
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  • Using Social Media as a Marketing Tool to Reach Smallholder Farmers Works!

         Together with Feed the Future Partnering for Innovation, Popoyán is expanding production of biological pest controls to supply smallholder markets throughout Guatemala. Through the MIPF...
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  • Youth lead the way for potato production in Guatemala

    Post-Cosecha is ramping up production of potato seed and asks youth to lead the charge. We just hired 61 seed outgrowers, overwhelmingly young, to increase our production of potato seed and ultimately potato for consu...
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  • Surehatch Kenya attends Machakos Agricultural Trade Fair

    Surehatch Kenya Ltd had the pleasure to attend the Machakos Agricultural Trade Fair as a guest of honor and key exhibitor which was held at Machakos ASK Grounds on the 3rd & 4th March 2015. The event was organiz...
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  • Empowering Women Farmers Through Retail Hubs

    In Mozambique, through a combination of USAID and private sector funding, Export Marketing Company Limited (EMCL), an agricultural trading company, will provide almost 23,000 farmers with access to storage facilities,...
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  • Women in Malawi receive training and access to loans

    Sixty percent of adults in Malawi have not accessed any formal financial products or services. Without banking access, Malawi’s farmers struggle to invest in agricultural inputs such as high quality seed and fer...
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  • Scaling farmers access to finance, storage and end markets through warehouse receipts

      With support from Feed the Future Partnering for Innovation (FTF-P4I), Rab Processors is working with the Agriculture Commodity Exchange (ACE) to set up three Smallholder Rural Agro-Commodity Marketing and Sto...
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  • Increasing Seed Sales through Innovative Distribution

    Phoenix Seeds, a private sector seed producer in Mozambique is partnering with NCBA CLUSA to increase the distribution of certified soya, pigeon pea and sugar beans to smallholder farmers in Manica, Tete, Nampula and ...
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  • Growing Prosperity: Developing Repeatable Models to Scale Agriculture Innovations

    While there is extensive literature on agriculture in the developing world, it focuses primarily on the actions of nongovernmental organizations (NGOs), aid agencies and governments, as well as on farmers’ decis...
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  • Impact  Story: From Farm Hand to Farm Owner

    Photo: Grameen Foundation/ Riccardo Gangale   Ruth remembers clearly when things changed for her family.   It had been tough supporting her children while her husband struggled with alcohol. She spent her ...
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  • Extending Input Delivery to Smallholder Farmers

    Smallholder farmers represent a majority of the world’s farmers and unfortunately, due to low agricultural productivity, also a majority of the world’s poor. Improved agricultural inputs such as fertilizer...
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  • Feed the Future helps Ukrainian potato growers to get higher yields

    SUCCES STORY: Feed the Future Partnering for Innovation helps small farmers to increase their potato yields and income by providing access to quality seeds and best agriculture practices.   Agrico helps potat...
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  • Women's Inclusion through Digital Financial Services

    It is well known that greater participation by women in national economies can drive economic growth and stability, but how do we increase this participation? Digital financial services present an innovative way to im...
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  • Lessons Learned from Marketing to the Base of the Pyramid

    In Mozambique, Feed the Future Partnering for Innovation conducted farmer impact surveys that are designed to provide us with data on the use and impact of services offered by our commercial partners. The impact surve...
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  • No Pain with CoolBot, just gain. - Success stories of early adopters

    No Pain with CoolBot, just gain. Success stories of early adopters A local producer from the eastern Honduran city of Danlí took his vegetable crop to the collection center three hours away from his farm...
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  • CENEM, one of the most modern production facilities of microorganisms in Latin America

    On March 29, 2017, Popoyán inaugurated the Centro de Excelencia Microbiano  (CENEM), one of the most modern production facilities of microorganisms in Latin America. With the potential to produce a variety...
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  • Our Cool Honduras Adventure with CoolBot!

    Our Cool Honduras Adventure with CoolBot! Store It Cold dares to explore the “catracho” market with revolutionary cooling tech.   Bringing a new technology to the Honduran market can be quite the en...
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  • Training is integral to our success

    Tolaro Global (Tolaro) is a for-profit primary processor of cashews founded in 2010 in central Benin. It is an outgrowth of Projects for Progress, a not-for-profit organization who has been focusing on providing clean...
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