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  • Leaf rust, Bolivia and articles

    These days we're in the Swedish media about the climate changes and leaf rust. We're currently in Bolivia, visiting the producers and tasting this harvest where the leaf-rust hit the country really hard three years ago. It takes a lot of support and structure to come back and you need to consistently work with it. On top of this Bolivia has legalised growing cocaine plant, which is easier to grow. We're working in a project called Sol de Mañana that is currently helping 30 farmers to fight leaf rust and improve quality and quantity. The farmers are getting theory and technical support and help to...

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