Hunger program provides seeds for Haiti farmers

Van Marter, Jerry L.
May 2010
Presbyterians Today;2010, Vol. 100 Issue 4, p35
The article offers information on the Presbyterian Hunger Program (PHP), an emergency effort that enables farmers in Haiti to plant corn and beans in March and to be harvested in June.


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