Household Economy

  • Due to integrated action in Health, families spend less time with diseases and are more productive, once they can dedicate more time to agriculture work in their fields and other activities than generate incomes for their households.
  • The inclusion of new crops and varieties allows for a food diversity during consecutive periods of time, eliminating the traditional periods of hunger between harvests. The techniques acquired throughout the formations allow families to increase their production and sell agricultural products.
  • The access to seeds in local markets avoids the expensive costs which come from deslocations and also avoids the time needed to get to the markets of the nearest towns or cities. The value of these costs is used to purchase locally more and varied seeds.