• Hayrietti is a farmer in the agricultural region of the Kisoro District, of Uganda. She currently grows and sells beans, wheat and Irish potatoes. Her goal is to invest in more land and start a business growing seed potatoes to sell to her local community.

Chana, Kisoro District, Uganda
Organisation : Kisoro District, Uganda

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$275.00 of $840.00 goal

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About The Project

$840 needed to purchase more seeds and for labor costs as she builds her farming business
$270 contributed by Hayreitti towards her project


With your investment Hayreitti will buy more land to continue to grow Irish potatoes and start her new business of growing and selling seed potatoes. Irish potatoes are a very common commodity in her community therefore she knows that there is a market for seed potatoes. Her locally sourced seed potatoes will add to her income as they can be sold to her neighbors for a for a cheaper price than they are currently paying, as there are no transport fees. Therefore, is helping her community in two ways, by employing laborers to help with harvest and selling seed potatoes to her neighbors at a lower cost than they currently are paying. 



Paying it Forward

Hayreitti currently employs neighbors for help with her harvest. As her seed potato business grows she will continue to offer more employment opportunities. She also donates food to local villages.

Backstory

Hayreitti will continue to employ the local community to help with harvest.  The profit she earns from this business will help her accomplish some home renovation and improve her family's nutrition by growing a variety of vegetables and greens.

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Location Information

  • Location : Chana, Kisoro District, Uganda
  • Formatted Address : Chana, Uganda
  • City : Chana
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  • Country : Uganda

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  • Created By : Mark Newland
  • Published On : Jul 31, 2021, 7:33 PM
  • Funding Ends : Dec 30, 2022, 4:00 PM
  • Category : Farming- Vegetables
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  • Description : Hayreitti will continue to employ the local community to help with harvest.  The profit she earns from this business will help her accomplish some home renovation and improve her family's nutrition by growing a variety of vegetables and greens.

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