Productive Solidarity Grant
This is a Program run by the Directorate of Agricultural Science and Technology (DICTA) of the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock (SAG). This program began implementation in 2010 and will be completed by 2014, it aims to deliver inputs, technical assistance, training and funding for basic food-producing families and families dedicated to growing basic grains.
|Classification||Technical Assistance, Financing and credit, Insumos productivos|
Contribute to food security and improving the quality of life of small farmers, using appropriate technologies that generate an increase in production and productivity of basic grains creating market surpluses and an increase in revenue.
2010-2014: Distribute annually 150,000 bonds for a total of 600,000 bonds in the period, between small producers for them to plant the same number of acres of basic grains. Provide technical assistance in participatory groups for 20% of the project beneficiaries. Train 150,000 farmers and producers in organization and management of rural banks. Produce, together with the private sector, annually 80,000 quintals of seed of basic grains to meet domestic demand for this Project.
|Components and/or products||
220,000 families producing staple foods and other families dedicated to growing basic grains that have an average corn yield of 10 to 15 bushels per acre, and beans 5-8 quintals per acre.
2010-2014: 220,000 families.
|Executing organism||Dirección de Ciencia y Tecnología Agropecaria|
|Related national policies|
- The right to food in Honduras
- FNS governance scheme and policy articulation in Honduras
- Food and nutrition security framework law
- Honduras: Sectoral laws in
- Honduras: List of policies, plans and strategies
- Honduras: Program list
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