Growing potential

For the last twelve months or so Friends Reaching Out has been dedicating some time to developing the agricultural element of our work in Uganda. It is an area of the project that has been quietly ticking over for approximately twelve years now, employing two local farmers on a part time basis to grow crops that supplement the children’s diet and reduce our feeding costs at key points throughout the year. While the operation has worked well on a relatively small scale the potential for development and the benefits that such development could bring are great, so we began to investigate some options.

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