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The 2015 ECHO Annual Conference

Full title “ECHO International Agriculture Conference 2015”. Last week (Nov. 17th to 19th) was the 22nd annual conference. Over 200 delegates listened to plenary speakers, attended workshops and got to know each other. Many have been to a number of conferences … Continue reading

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Unexpected trip to South Africa

Due to changes in personnel and the planting season coming up in South Africa ECHO  found itself with the need to send someone out there for a couple of months to lend a hand. This came up in late August … Continue reading

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The Impossible Dream

Ellen and I had a great trip to Tanzania. We spent the first week with James and Daphne in Geita and Mwanza, both near Lake Victoria. In addition I had the opportunity to connect with two ECHO contacts who had … Continue reading

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Preparing to travel to East Africa

Three of us from ECHO will be leaving next Friday, Nov. 4th for East Africa. The first stop will be Arusha, Tanzania where we will meet with key people and discuss plans for opening an ECHO East Africa Impact Center. … Continue reading

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East Africa 2011

Dear Friends – Greetings from the shores of Lake Victoria – Mwanza, TZ! My apologies to those of you that might be on more than one of my address lists and thus have received multiple copies of this letter – … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Christmas in Florida and then off to Africa! Greetings from Florida as we prepare to travel to East Africa for most of January and February. We had a wonderful time at Christmas with our daughters, their husbands, Bob’s Mom and James … Continue reading

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