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Creating Entrepreneurship By Processing Moringa

by Nourish
Creating Entrepreneurship By Processing Moringa
Creating Entrepreneurship By Processing Moringa
Creating Entrepreneurship By Processing Moringa
Creating Entrepreneurship By Processing Moringa
Creating Entrepreneurship By Processing Moringa
Creating Entrepreneurship By Processing Moringa
Labelled & ready to sell- our Capsules!
Labelled & ready to sell- our Capsules!
Subject: A Slow Start
Project Coordinator/ Writer: Sarah Bergs
Our Moringa orchard has been holding its own over the last couple months, as Mpumalanga faced a harsh drought. The drought was a difficult time and many trees suffered as a result. However, now we have had our first few rains for the Summer reason, and trees are starting to green and revive. We are harvesting the leaves as we speak -the leaves will play two functions. 
Firstly we will use them in the daily meal at Nourish - as part of bringing more nutrition into the feeding scheme. Moringa is a superfood - and its important with so many HIV positive children to bring a strong vitamin supplement into the food. 
We have also taught a lovely local woman called Splendour how to take the leaves ( which are harvested by 2 local grannies from the village, who are unemployed ) and package the powder into capsules and package it. This will become a form of income generation for Splendour and her family. 
So a slow start, but starting to see some special progress with our Moringa brand!
Adding nutrients to Lunch
Adding nutrients to Lunch
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Nourish

Location: Hoedspruit - South Africa
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Twitter: @Nourishnpo
Project Leader:
Sarah Bergs
Hoedspruit, South Africa

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