Joint donation to Malawi Fruits - International project 2020
A joint International project with Prestwick Rotary Club has resulted in a donation of two water pumps.
working with farmers on our other projects it is clear that current irrigation
is non-existent, inadequate or in disrepair. As a result the farmers can only
get one crop per year instead of two or even three. This inefficiency means
they are losing most of their potential income. One simple solution we have for
many farmers are Futurepumps.
These are robust, simple, portable solar powered pumps. Each pump can irrigate
half an acre of ground, with water pumped from a borehole or a river.
Providing food security and a small cash crop for a family. We aim to supply
hundreds of Futurepumps on a rent-to-own basis. We have also secured funding from the United Nations Development Programme
which will match fund all of our fundraising for Futurepumps over the next