Tuesday, August 7, 2007

Organic Cotton from Uganda

"FOR Alex Okello and his family, growing organic cotton means one thing: no more poverty. "In 2005 when I heard that Dunavant Uganda was reviving organic cotton production and offering incentives, I joined a cooperative society," Okello says.

Dunavant is an international organisation that gives cotton farmers in the north outputs, teaches them new methods of farming and buys cotton from them."

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