Cargill on how business can protect smallholder suppliers
07 Feb 19
Kate Clancy and Ian Welsh
Tackling big problems for small suppliers
Kate Clancy, sustainability manager, cocoa, at Cargill, talks with Ian Welsh about how companies can work with their supply chains to help ensure the viability of their smallholder farmer suppliers. They discuss the challenges in particular around working with farmers to develop better resilience to disease, and to market price fluctuations, while exploring how to enhance all potential sources of income for the farmers and their families.