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meet Margaret: super grandma

9th October 2015 by Sophie

Margaret is one of 400 graduates to have been successfully trained in modern farming techniques at the graze school of farming in Kabubbu, Uganda.

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So far, over 400 graduates have been successfully trained in modern farming techniques at the graze school of farming in Kabubbu, Uganda.

That's 400 families who can now feed and support themselves.

Mr Augustine and his team of trainers assist all of our graduates through their first few seasons to ensure all the lessons are put into practise and the full benefit of the course is reaped. They also give ongoing advice on the best storage methods for the crops and when they should take produce to market, to make sure students and graduates get the best out of their harvests.

We’re also working on setting up a farmers cooperative to help the individual farmers get more bargaining power and even better prices. All of these mean a better future for the class of 2015 and the other 400 graduates of the school of farming!

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