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“Agriculture is much more than Farming”

~ Alpha Sennon

WhyFarm In Action

Local & International Support for WHYFARM ensures success of #FutureFeeders2050 initiative

For Immediate Release: 20/03/2019 WHYFARM (We Help You-Farm) No. 46 MaHappy Drive, Darsan Trace Siparia Trinidad, West Indies Local & International Support for WHYFARM ensures success of #FutureFeeders2050 initiative On Friday 8th March , 2019 WHYFARM successfully launched its project “Creatively Empowering Youth and Kid Agripreneurs as Global Citizens to Achieve Food and Nutrition Security...

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TESTING AGRI-INNOVATION IN THE CARIBBEAN FOR GLOBAL IMPACT! 

 For Immediate Release: 2/03/2019 WHYFARM (We Help You-th Farm)  No. 46 MaHappy Drive,  Darsan Trace, Siparia  Trinidad, West Indies  TESTING AGRI-INNOVATION IN THE CARIBBEAN FOR GLOBAL IMPACT!  Out of 3000 applications, WHYFARM is 1 of 15 winners in the 2018 Misk Grand Challenges funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. In the Category Activating...

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AGRIman goes to Zambia

Listen to the kids sing: 🔊🔊🎤 #AGRIman AGRIman AGRIman 🔊🔊🎤 AGRIman travelling around the 🌎 sharing his adventure and made a stop in Zambia, Africa 🇿🇲 Releasing his supernatural power to end food hunger. The young and old have been hypnotized with agripower 💪🏿🐝and immediately started following the #AGventure👏🏿🌱 They learnt the WHY💚 Then they did...

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Congratulations to our Chocolate Naming Champion

And the results are in.👏🏽👏🏽👏🏾📣📣 Major #Congratulations to our Chocolate Naming Champion of Siparia; Ms Quilin Achat. Ms Achat submitted the winning name for our Siparia Chocolate bar.🏆🏆🏆🏆🍫🍫🍫🍫 Winning name : **Daisy’s Dahlins** ✔️✅☑️🏅🎖️🥇1️⃣ It was a indeed a surprise 😲for her as we tracked her down on the OLPH, Harris Promenade, San Fernando conducting her regular IRIE Village – South Stylee...

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First annual appreciation and end of year dinner

From Siparia 🇹🇹 to various parts of the world 🌎. The story of AGRIman continues to be told. 2018 has brought fruit 🍉 from sowing 🌱 into the lives of future feeders.This would not be possible without AGmazing Leaders. A diverse team who gave up their time and resources and ensured they did what it took to get the successes. We say...

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Opportunity of a lifetime in being a part of the CRC Chocolate Making course

The Machel Montano Foundation for Greatness and WHYFARM wish to congratulate Ania Stewart, a member of the Siparia Community Chocolate Making Group,on her successful completion of the Cocoa Research Centre, UWI International Fine Cocoa Innovation Centre Project -The Introductory Training in Chocolate Making. Here she receives her certificate from Dr. Darin Sukha, Course Facilitator.Ania expresses...

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Misk Global Challenge 2018 Winner!

We are happy to announce 🔊 🔊 that WHYFARM is 1 of 15 winners for the Misk Global Challenge 2018. The award was given at the recently concluded Misk Global Forum held in Riyadh ,Saudi Arabia at the Four Seasons hotel. 🌱🌾🍄🍉🍌🍒🍅🍆🍊🥦🥥🥒🥑 The Misk Global Forum is an ongoing platform that brings young leaders, creators...

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WhyFarm featured in El País newspaper

We are extremely excited and honoured to be one of many features written about in this major spanish newspaper called El País. The feature captures the highlights of the Young Drivers of Innovation panel recently concluded at the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) headquarters in Rome, Italy, which was part of...

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International Symposium on Agricultural Innovation on Family Farming

Our Founder and Executive Director Mr. Alpha Sennon attended the ‘International Symposium on Agricultural Innovation for Family Farmers‘, hosted by the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations in Rome. Alpha presented on Day Two of the symposium on the topic of ‘Youth As Drivers of Innovation’🌱 The International Symposium on Agricultural Innovation for...

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Educating and Empowering school children in Dominica

#AGRIman is currently in Dominica executing an amazing project on Educating and Empowering school children to be Disaster prepared and reduce their risk in the event of a disaster and to be Climate Friendly. Project couldn’t have been made possible without the support of the Bridgetown US Embassy and Eastern Caribbean. 🌱🌱🌱🌱🌱🌱🌱🌱🌱🌱🌱🌱🌱🥥🥒🥦🥑🍆🍅🌶🌽🥔🥕🍈🍋🍠 #WhyFarm #AGRIman #AlumniTIES...

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AGRIman goes to South Korea

It was our absolute pleasure for WhyFarm to be among the Caribbean contingent to have participated at the 9th Global Forum For Rural Advisory Services (GFRAS) Annual Meeting. GFRAS is made up of regional and Subregional networks. The network from the Caribbean is known as Caribbean Agricultural Extension Providers Network (CAEPNet The meeting was held...

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Recipient of the Premio CEMEX- TEC global award 2018

Founder and C.E.O. of WhyFarm shared his testimonial of his experience at the Premio CEMEX-TEX. He has been declared one of three recipients of the Premio CEMEX- TEC global award in the category of social entrepreneurship. At this moment they called my name and I was like me? I had just spent an entire week with...

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WhyFarm receives the RICE AWARD

Meet Alpha Sennon, the 2018 RICE award winner, for his work in innovation and leadership among young people globally. Alpha is from Quinam Road Siparia, deep south of the beautiful paradise island of Trinidad and Tobago.  🇹🇹Today, Alpha received the award at the Society for International Development, Washington Chapter Annual Conference in Washington, District of Columbia. When...

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What has WhyFarm been up too?

The month of July in Photos The students in St. Christopher’s Anglican School Siparia, loved every second of AGRIman. We were happy to give back to our community, after all #AGRIman was born and breed in Quinam Road, Siparia. Imagine someone from South Africa meeting someone in Brazil who is from Australia (Jamie who is...

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Why Farm at Thought for food Global summit

My TFF Drug: From Ambassador to Closing Keynote Speaker

I now understand why they call it a keynote speech, it’s the speech that opens the door to many opportunities especially when given at a summit, none other than the Thought for food Global summit. When the founder of Thought for food humbly wrote me and asked, if I would be willing to deliver the...

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Whyfarm Rwanda

Meet the WhyFarm RWANDA “Agri-Tubura” Team

The demographic structure of Rwanda is characterized by a youthful population with the agricultural sector being the backbone of the Rwandan economy, accounting for a third of national output and employing nearly 70% of the country’s labor force. However, there is compelling evidence to suggest that the farmer population is ageing, which must be addressed...

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WhyFarm thats Whassup with AgriCoolture

AgTalks: Whassup with Agriculture? Young innovators tell their stories Our very own Founder & Executive Director of WhyFarm Mr. Alpha Sennon will share how he is rebranding the culture of agriculture. AgTalks starts 5:00 AM Trinidad time on Tuesday, 29th, 2016 Follow the link to watch live https://webcasting.ifad.org/agtalks Alpha Sennon describes himself as a “farmerpreneur”. He...

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Whyfarm Rwanda

The demographic structure of Rwanda is characterized by a youthful population, the majority of which (28%) are aged between 16-30 years. Each year above 300,000 Rwandan youth seek to enter the country’s workforce, too many of whom are not met with success. The agricultural sector continues to be a backbone of the Rwandan economy, accounting...

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