Last week I traveled to Paraguay to meet with social enterprises, agricultural producers and a government official as part of our research into new investment opportunities.

Tags: agriculture   cooperatives   farmers   Latin America   Paraguay   producers   

On July 6, we celebrate and honor the small holder farmers from around the globe in recognition of the UN’s International Day of Cooperatives. Nearly 500 million families make their living from small-scale rural farms in the developing world.

Tags: agriculture   cooperatives   fair trade   farmers   Latin America   supply chain   sustainability   value chain