Demo Day Wrap-Up: How the CoolBot is Helping Smallholder Farmers in Honduras

Feeding a family on half an acre is tough. But that’s exactly what smallholder farmers in Honduras are struggling to do. Fortunately, there’s help. The Feed the Future Partnering for Innovation program, which is a partnership between USAID and Fintrac, partners with private companies to help bring new technologies to smallholder farmers in countries considered “hunger zones,” like Guatemala, Malawi, …

How to Make Six Figures Farming on ⅓ Acre – Advice from Urban Farmer Curtis Stone

The next time you hear someone say that small farms can’t be profitable, tell them (as respectfully as possible, of course) that they have no idea what they’re talking about. Or, at least, that they need to talk with Curtis Stone, aka The Urban Farmer. A touring-musician-turned-urban-farmer, Stone established the Green City Acres farm in Kelowna, British Columbia, in 2010. …