Doña Juliana Garcia (44) and Lorenza Garcia (8) remain motivated despite having lost their last crop due to heavy rains.
One hundred and sixty representatives of Jutiapa P4P exchanged technical information with agricultural experts at demonstration plots.
With the technology exchange, small-scale farming organizations are looking to raise productivity with international quality standards.
Paulo Vallejo (63) and the organization of smallholder agriculture to which he belongs, are now seeking credits to increase their production and future sales.
Doña Orilia Revolorio (50) is increasing and improving her crops. "It means better food and better education for my two children," she said.