April 5, 2020 – Special Edition COVID-19 Update
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March 3, 2020 – Solus Christus Kitchen Garden Competition
FarmFinder’s implementing partner, Food for the Poor (Guyana) Inc. undertaking training seminar with residents of Solus Christus. This workshop covered critical areas in:
February 17, 2020 – Solus Christus Kitchen Garden Competition
FarmFinder partner Food For the Poor (Guyana) Inc. today conducted a walk-through in the Berbice village of Solus Christus to spread awareness about the upcoming kitchen garden competition, which is aimed at directly addressing food security issues in the district, while at the same time adding to the community spirit of the area.
February 5, 2020 – Farmers Vulnerability Assessment
FarmFinder’s Kenya National Coordinator, Sharon Patty (center), visited farmers in Kisumu country today to conduct preliminary assessments of their conditions, with respect to access to water. This initial activity will help FarmFinder in developing a customized approach to providing the necessary equipment, as well as developing a financial mechanism (fund), resourced by the farmers that would empower them to take responsibility for long term maintenance.
January 16, 2020 – Meeting at CARICOM
A meeting was held with Mr. Saun Baugh, Programme Manager for Agricultural Development at the CARICOM Secretariat in Guyana, to discuss areas of cooperation between the regional organizational and FarmFinder. A number of critical areas of collaboration were identified and it was agreed that both organizations would explore opportunities to advance enhancing agricultural growth in the region.
January 15, 2020- Monitoring Mission to Bygeval
FarmFinder visited the Bygeval Secondary School in Guyana to follow up on progress regarding the ongoing project. With the technical guidance from Food for the Poor (Guyana), FarmFinder was able to make timely inputs to this ongoing initiative and ensure the delivery of a quality project (see gallery for more images)
January 15, 2020- Apiary Site Visit
FarmFinder was hosted by Food For The Poor (Guyana) on a site visit to Berbice to observe the operations of a bee farm. Prior to the visit the bee farm, many byproducts were observed, which included show wax, honey, lip balm and candles. This site visit allows FarmFinder to develop initiatives of regional and international connectivity and capacity building in this area if agriculture. (see gallery for more images)
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