PBS reports on One Acre Farm

This week, PBS’ Newshour featured the One Acre Fund and their work helping small farmers in East Africa. The organization supports farmers by providing them with credit, good-quality seeds and fertilizer, and insurance.

Maurice and Joyce Soita were able to send their four children to school after becoming One Acre Fund members. (Photo credit: Fred de Sam Lazaro, PBS)

The report on the One Acre Fund is part of the Food for 9 Billion project, which looks at the challenge of feeding the world in a time of social and environmental change.

Click  here to read the story and watch the full report.

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