Children in the community cellar in Jumla district of Nepal
Apple farming has improved the lives of children in Jumla District. Fresh apples can be now stored for a long time and can be sold or used to make juice or dried snacks with the construction of a community cellar store.
Jumla is famous for its tasty apples.World Vision has supported communities in Jumla with the construction of cellar stores and provided trainings to parents on apple farming, land terracing, irrigation to improve the production of apples. The money that parents save from the apple business is being used for household expenses and education needs of their children.
World Vision is helping farmers explore the benefits of local resources to improve the economic well-being of families. As a result, farmers have been able to provide well for their children.