New public program has ensured $280 mn in sales for Colombian farmers

With the National policy, Con Agricultura Por Contrato (Contract Agriculture), the central government expects to add 100,000 new farmers to program this year, reaching 230,000 beneficiaries. This policy helps farmers to sell their products without intermediaries. After two years of implementation, this program has generated $280 million (COP 1 billion) in sales with more than 766 strategic commercial allies nationwide.