CONNECT partner Hatemalo Seed Promotion Cooperative (HSPC) has been delivering training to Yuva Vayus in their supply chain. HSPC delivered training on seed and vegetable production best practice, disease and pest management and vegetable seed management. Yuva Vayus are expected to lead by example, implementing their new learning and sharing best practices with seed producers in the farmer groups they represent.
CONNECT’s partner Belpata Dairy Co-operative (BDC) are investing in their downstream supply chain by providing Village Animal Health Worker training for their Yuva Vayus (YVs). YVs are in-community volunteers that have taken on leadership roles mobilising, energising and shepherding the commercial farmer clusters they belong to.
CONNECT District Manager, Sher Bahadur Bohara delivered cost of production, price setting and sales strategy training to 84 Yuva Vayus in our business partner PACC’s downstream supply chain. These determined women will now lead by example and disseminate their learning to hundreds of fresh vegetable farmers in PACC's supply chain.
Samir Newar, Managing Director of Organic Mountain Flavor delivered a training session for the 32 Yuva Vayus in his supply chain yesterday (you can read about Yuva Vayus here). The women received training on the principles of organic agriculture, cost of production and price setting, value chain financing and communication. A first step on their journey to becoming leaders and role models within their communities.