An opportunity for small Latin America farmers in the global food market

In the Latin America and Caribbean region, there are about 15 million family farms, 35% of which rely solely on agricultural activities for their livelihood. Through the “Linking Small Farmers to High-Value Agriculture Markets” agenda, MIF has focused its efforts in providing support to smallholder farmers with the belief that agriculture and food are promising industries that could present a solid business opportunity and a stable income-generating activity for smallholder farmers when they are sustainably linked to local, regional or global markets.

jueves, 8 de mayo de 2014/Author: Fernanda Lopez/Number of views (6926)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
Etiquetas: Food Security