Tag Archives: Agriculture Value Chain
Posted on 01. Jul, 2013 by Dan Ruth.
“May our barns be filled, with produce of every kind; may our sheep increase by thousands, by tens of thousands in our fields, and may our cattle be heavy with young.” -Psalm 144:13-14a This week here in the United States we take time off to celebrate Independence Day. Aside from the grilled meats, fireworks displays […]
Posted on 06. Jul, 2011 by Corazon Lagamayo.
One cannot simply ignore the high spirit of Dalit women when Lutheran World Relief ‘s Asia staff visited their place in Ravidas Tola, one of the sub-villages dominated by schedule castes in Bihar, India. As colorful as their sari clothing, are the miniatures of their individual enterprises that they proudly showed and described to us. […]
Posted on 10. Jun, 2011 by Krista Zimmerman.
“A little hard work never hurt anybody.” It was practically a mantra in the house where I grew up. My parents were both raised on farms and helped in the fields from an early age. They were never particularly sympathetic to my claims that I was overworked by a few household chores like making beds […]
Posted on 29. Apr, 2011 by Lutheran World Relief.
by Daniel Lee Greetings from Bamako, the capital city of Mali, located in West Africa. On April 27, LWR’s staff from across Africa and the U.S. gathered here to begin two weeks of annual planning, learning and project visits. It’s an amazing opportunity to step back from our daily work to ask big questions, create […]