Land O'Lakes International Development awarded funds for new capacity building, food safety projects
USAID, USDA funding will support major new agricultural development efforts in Eastern Europe, Africa, Middle East
About Land O’Lakes International Development
Land O’Lakes International Development is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit helping communities around the world build economies by strengthening local agriculture, helping businesses create jobs and linking farmers to markets. Since 1981, Land O’Lakes International Development has implemented over 300 dairy, livestock and crops development programs in nearly 80 countries -- growing farmer, cooperative and commercial businesses along the way.
Land O’Lakes International Development’s long-standing affiliation with Land O’Lakes, Inc. sets them apart. Land O’Lakes, Inc., a $14 billion farmer-owned agribusiness, offers the nonprofit nearly 100 years of expertise in dairy, animal nutrition, crop inputs and agricultural insights and technologies. This gives development projects like the ones listed above a unique view of agriculture, food and the power of well-functioning market systems. Land O’Lakes, Inc. supports these efforts as part of its enterprise purpose of feeding human progress at home and around the world.
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