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Hydro-Green Fodder Production for Animal Feed

Hydro-Green Fodder Production for Animal Feed

Last week we shared some of the current experiments underway at Mano a Mano's Center for Ecological Agriculture. This week we are seeing the results of the fodder production experiments, where we can turn 2 pounds of grain into about 10 pounds of animal feed in about...

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Flying in Bolivia in the Time of COVID-19

Flying in Bolivia in the Time of COVID-19

Every year Mano a Mano’s aviation program airlifts 300-400 seriously ill or injured individuals from remote locations in Bolivia to urban hospitals. But when the pandemic reached Bolivia in March, all flights were grounded, both within and out of the country. After...

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Omereque Water Ponds (Atajados) – 10 Years Later

Omereque Water Ponds (Atajados) – 10 Years Later

In 2010, our counterpart organization Mano a Mano Nuevo Mundo constructed 153 farm ponds on the mountainsides of Omereque, one of the Cochabamba Valley’s largest municipalities. These ponds, designed to retain water from seasonal rains for use during the increasingly...

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Thanks to Eagle Scout Luis Fitch for Making Masks!

Thanks to Eagle Scout Luis Fitch for Making Masks!

Thank you to Eagle Scout Luis Fitch for his project making 1,415 masks to donate to Mano a Mano! He raised funding to cover materials for these masks, and included an additional $615 check to Mano a Mano. We sent many of these masks in our most recent shipment to...

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