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Hi Cortney Ahern, Thank you very much for your observation and questions.This particular solution will scale up into a vision for Zambia's food system in 2050 not to lack nutritious food at household level whether in the rural or urban areas. People will be able to eat what they like unlike being restricted to limited food supply. This means people will be eating foods that they want by 2050 because will be readily available unlike now when they are restricted because could not access the food they want. We shall evolve our Vision to make it more inclusive and systemic for our local food system because we shall involve a lot of stakeholders in our solution from smallholder farmers by learning from them why they grow such foods and why not other foods and learn challenges they face and how we could solve them together. We shall also have strategic partners like governing authorities like Ministry of Agriculture to provide us with information.Our impact Vision is to change agricultural production cycle of smallholder farmers so that they could be growing different types of crops which are nutritious and us providing guaranteed market at the local rural so that they have increased income at household level and nutritious food like common beans, groundnuts, vegetables, fruits, soya beans which could be processed for milk as source of protein. We shall ensure banking facilities using Mobile Phone for transactions are taken to the rural communities for them to increase saving of income from food crop sells to the urban as most people are projected to be in the urban areas by the year 2050. We shall have warehousing centers in the rural where the commodities will be processed and packed in different sizes of packages in order to meet the need the the ultimate consumer of the commodities. The packaging system will include information about nutritional value of the commodities. By the the year 2050 no chemical fertilizers will be used instead organic fertilizers will be used as they will be processed from increased number of livestock such as chicken drops and other livestock manure to be produced in our Vision system cycle to use in the production of crops. Thank you very much and we look forward to realizing our impact food Vision System.

Hi Ashley,
Thank you very much for you compliments. We are working with 200 farmers in Mafinga because we do not have enough resources as you saw in one of the pictures of the motorcycle we were using last year 2016 to carry common beans from poor rural woman who could not afford to take the commodity for sell. We are creating guaranteed market at the local rural and if possible you could connect us to investors who could partners with us so that we could purchase a tractor and implements and solar water pump systems so that these smallholder farmers could be growing crops throughout the year under irrigation and they could also satop using hoes for cultivating farms which make the to age quickly. In need $100000 to invest in the purchase of USD25,000 for tractor and implements. USD25000 for purchase of solar water pump systems ,USD10000 for building warehouse for storage of crops purchased and USD40000 for purchasing common beans from the smallholder farmers and selling to United Nations World Food Program. The common beans is ready now for purchase. The picture you have seen was last year and United Nations World Food Program was feeding households in Zimbabwe who were affected by severe drought because of the climate change.We need to work together to provide solution to nature otherwise the future generation will blame us , we need to develop in people a culture of responsible behavior. I am trained to size, and install solar equipment systems by African Energy. In the next1-2 years we need to purchase 6000Metric tonnes of common beans if we could be funded with the above resources and we could reach the 12000 Smallholder farmers in Mafinga District. The solar pump systems we want to use could pump 4600litres of water per hour visit www.cedarsolar.com. I could be contacted on this platform or muchingagel@gmail.com

Hi Kate,
Currently we do not have a website but could email you pictures of what we are doing at the local rural in Mafinga before spreading to other rural areas when we have funds for expanding our operation centers.