Tag Archives: Timor Leste

Felis’s Innovations in SRI rice techniques – Number 1

Gee, we have some creative problem solvers on our staff at MCE-A! Felis Bere, SRI Implementation leader, had a problem. Lots of rice seeds to germinate and later plant out. To build the usual bamboo nursery frames was time consuming … Continue reading

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Mr. Jose Martins, Cooperative Haburas Sare

Sare Asulau village is in the sub district Hatulia, Ermera district. Jose Martins is 58-years-old, his wife’s name is Virginha Maya. They have two sons. Their youngest is currently in junior high school. He has leprosy. Mr Jose is a … Continue reading

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MCE-A Cooperatives

Our cooperatives are serviced through 5 regional Centres. In the graphic, Cafe is Tetun for coffee and Hare is Tetun for Rice. The numbers are numbers of  recorded members (1151 member households  from 38 coops), but there are many more … Continue reading

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Welcome to our new website

Hi, everyone, We are setting up our website. So far we have information in “About”, “Rice Farmers” and “Coffee farmers” but we will have lots more plus many photos, maps and stories from our cooperatives around Timor Leste. Also we … Continue reading

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