"Ever since I was a little girl, I knew that farming was my thing to do. What I liked most was being in the field."
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Women farmers in Honduras just launched a new microenterprise specializing in all things sesame!
Did you know Canada does not produce enough vegetable seed to meet farmers' needs?
Herlinda is transforming her community's understanding of gender roles.
In Honduras, it's usually men who own land and manage crop sales. But Jeidy always dreamed of running her own farm.
"In my experience, women usually have a very acute analysis of what is going on in their own society. That's something we should support."
Meet Jeidy, an incredible coffee grower.
Four Members of Parliament left a frosty Canadian January and headed to western Nicaragua.
Then and now: for more than a decade, Isidora Garcia has been doing amazing work around sustainable agriculture in her community.
"I cannot spend a day without seeing my garden."
A village health worker is observing significant improvement in health conditions of the children in her village.