Friday, July 16, 2010

Buddies helping to improve life in Ethiopia

SCIAF taught the family better farming techniques so they can grow a greater variety of crops. And business skills were also on the agenda to help them get the best possible price for their produce at the local market. Mr Gebreselassie said: “We used to be very hungry but it’s much better now than before. There is water and we can grow tomatoes, onions and peppers.” His wife, Berhan, added: “Thanks to our training, we know the real price of different foods and can make a profit at the market. “With the extra money, we buy food and cooking oil and can now afford to send our children to school. Read more...


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