“I had this theory of how this was going to benefit farmers in Africa and increase economic activity in their small villages. I didn’t mean to start a food company. I just thought that was the avenue that I could take,” Hughes said during an interview this month...
During the first week of April, 2017, Mavuno Harvest founder Phil Hughes took a trip to West Africa (Cote D’Ivoire and Burkina Faso) in preparation for the upcoming mango season.
In October 2016, Mavuno Harvest founder Phil Hughes went on a 12 day, 4 country trip to Africa (Ghana, Zambia, Kenya and Uganda) to meet new potential suppliers as well as existing suppliers.
The agriculture and business landscapes in Africa, and why working with smallholder farmers in Africa can really change the future.
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“The question of preference between markets and aid can only be asked in Africa, not in any other region of this world." - Paul Kagame, President of Rwanda
Here’s a few pics from recent trainings in Uganda.
Mavuno Harvest is growing – and that’s great news for the farmers whom we work with.