Malawi Fruits is a Scottish Charity committed to working with our partners in Malawi to establish and grow sustainable community businesses in the north of the country.
We aim to provide start-up finance, training and support to agriculture and related community enterprises. We encourage small holder farmers to see their smallholding as a business and we provide support and training to help develop these fledgling businesses so they can maximise their income and provide for the education and healthcare needs of their families.
We work with a three stage development programme:
- We support the farmers to grow a cash crop, often for the first time.
- We irrigate the land so the farmer can get two or more crops per year.
- We provide crop processing facilities to add value to the crops and further drive up the farmers’