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Orange-fleshed sweet potato project in Morogoro, Tanzania

In the Morogoro region of Tanzania, too often farmers cannot afford to buy the high quality seeds they need to grow enough crops to sell and support their families. What farmers do manage to grow they often have to sell immediately to passing traders for a poor price, trapping them in a cycle of poverty.

However, the orange-fleshed sweet potato can change all that. Our three year project aims to provide farmers with the tools and skills they need to grow these amazing vegetables and lift their families out of poverty.

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About Haile Selassie Okuku