Opinion: Farmer to farmer: Making a difference
Sylvain Roy, President and CEO of Cultivating New Frontiers in Agriculture (CNFA) and Bruce Williams, president and owner of Lakeside Farm, Inc. and a volunteer for the CNFA-managed USAID Farmer-to-Farmer Program discuss how CNFA’s Farmer-to-Farmer program is utilizing digital technology to adapt to COVID-19. This article was originally published on AgriPulse on April 27, 2020.
It is easy to feel that the COVID-19 pandemic has brought life to a standstill. But life does carry on. Every day, the news is full of stories that illustrate the innovative solutions that individuals and organizations are adopting to adapt to this challenging environment—and when needed, to fulfill their missions.
Here at Cultivating New Frontiers in Agriculture (CNFA), every international development project we implement requires us to develop creative remedies to address the current global crisis.