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Building Afghanistan's farming future

Raisins to be cheerful
  • Standing proud
  • Damaged land
  • Tanks and pumps
  • Nurturing and protecting
  • Bee is for business
  • A future in trees
  • Hopeful romantic?
  • Studying modern methods
  • Raisins to be cheerful

Raisins to be cheerful

Grape farmer Mohammed Nazin is one of 300 members of the Parwan Raisin Producers Cooperative, which is working to improve production standards and access international markets. Parwan raisins, grown to Fairtrade standards, are now reaching UK shelves via the Tropical Wholefoods company.

picture credit: © Julie Denesha/Mercy Corps



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