Over the years, Classic Foods in partnership with Enhance Business Solutions has been offering training and capacity building initiatives to assist the smallholder farmers overcome adverse effect resulting from climate change.
Essentially this prepares the farmers to improve their farming and re-orient to commercial outlook. This provides a ‘win-win’ situation for both farmers (enough food to eat and sell) and Classic foods (driven by profits that would result from a more sustainable raw material source for its investment in value adding ands trading).
The capacity building, climate change and adaptation initiatives has created an opportunity for Classic Foods to invest further in processing of horticultural produce to enable the company off-take from the farmers, the extra produce realized out of the initiatives. We provide training program under Public Private Partnership between farmer cooperatives/ collectives under a program titled