For small-scale farmers in Kenya and Guatemala, it is almost impossible to compete with international superpowers. Due to their limited access to finance and new technologies, they struggle to meet all the certification requirements. Inspirafarms strengthens these farmers with tools, technology and knowledge, so that together they can have a strong presence in both the local and international markets.
One important solution is to provide solar-powered cooling systems. In a tropical climate, many farmers lost much of their produce because of unreliable and polluting energy sources. Because products now stay fresh for longer, farmers have more time to negotiate and get more money for their harvest.