Members of the Dokondan Farmers’ Cooperative in Gbendi received a tractor worth over US$50,000 from a USAID-funded project.
The Liberia Agricultural Company Staff Association inducted several officers into its leadership this past weekend.
The Khodo Farmers Cooperative in Central Nimba has received an 80 kVA generator through the Liberia Agribusiness Development Activity project.
Farmers in Margibi and Montserrado are expected to soon have better access to storage and preservation facilities for their produce, thanks to a USAID-sponsored US$235,000 grant to two agribusinesses.
Thirty-seven family heads in Tubmansville, Grand Bassa have begun receiving cocoa seedlings and other agricultural components to financially empower them.
The Firestone Agricultural Workers Union of Liberia has pulled out of a merger it entered with two other unions in the country.
Timbo United for Development, a community organization in a small town in River Cess, has started cassava farming to improve the living standards of inhabitants of their community.
There are few, if any, legal protection to ensure that the disabled are accommodated in the workplace or in educational facilities. In Liberia, being disabled usually means one must rely completely on family for survival.