Thursday, November 17, 2011

FTF Volunteers in the News

Farmer to Farmer volunteers have been in the news recently! Here are a few examples:

Dr. Henry Chan of Maylan Skincare traveled to a remote Amerindian village in Guyana to assist community members in developing new cosmetic products using crabwood tree oil. To read more about his "flex" FTF assignment, view the article here.

Spencer always takes polls about the usefulness of the information he shares
Volunteer Robert Spencer also published an article in an Alabama Cooperative Extension online publication about his recent trip to Haiti, which focused on meat quality control. Click here to view the article!

For any readers subscribed to the American Bee Journal, the November 2011 issue features a story by Rob Horsburgh about his experience as a volunteer beekeeper in Haiti. Rob traveled through our partner organization FAVACA. His efforts supported Partners' same Farmer to Farmer beekeeping projects in Haiti.


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