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We have traded in both oranges and mangoes. Both are challenging, but we are committed to working with farmers and traders to find ways to get it right. This mango marketing impact story documents the experience with mangoes in Kenya.

 

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Avocado Farmer

Kenyan farmers more than double their incomes by tapping into international avocado markets

Anyone who buys avocados regularly in a grocery store or supermarket might expect that farming the fruit is a profitable enterprise. But that’s often not the case.

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Improving prices through pest management

James Kanyi is a franchisee with TruTrade and the managing director of Ruralnet Trading Services. He outlines Ruralnet’s work with mango farmers in Kenya, to improve the quality of their fruit and link them to reliable buyers through the TSS business model.