Category: Agriculture

Recently we made a decision that will have a big impact on the agriculture program and the model itself.  Starting in 2011, we…

I thought in this post that I would take some time to describe Nuru’s agriculture model and talk about some of the ideas…

Friends, Family and Fearless Leaders Nuru seeks to empower impoverished communities to become entirely self-sustaining within five years.  To make this happen, we…

Killer Mold There are many highs and lows in this job. You never really know what’s going to be coming at you around…

Nuru CEO Jake Harriman and Agriculture Field Staff inspect the shamba’s of Nuru farmers’ maize. Shamba is the Kiswahili word for farm fields.

It’s amazing how providing access to simple information and resources can dramatically improve the lives of the extremely poor. In February, Nuru issued…

Nuru’s farm loan program is a critical foothold program for us here in the community. The farm loan program involves Nuru purchasing high…

Fighting chronic hunger

Nuru’s farm loan program is a critical foothold program for us here in the community. The loan will enable farmers to become totally…