Blockchain

Blockchain is like a group text message

Samson Williams gave a seminar at UWI in August 2019 thanks to Farm Credibly and XLabs Jamaica. He does a good job of explaining how blockchain works like a group text message which is a concept most of us can relate to.

 

Blockchain Releases Farmers from the Collateral Trap

Blockchain Releases Farmers from the Collateral Trap

 

By Busani Bafana

A Jamaican start-up has an innovative solution to help smallholder farmers—many of whom do not have the collateral demanded by financial institutions to access loans—build a track record of their production that is proving better than collateral.