We’re working directly with remote smallholder farming communities in the Northern Amazon Rainforest
Our work helps protect the natural habitat of critically endangered species
Planting trees on degraded farmland takes harmful carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere
Plant Your Future’s unique way of working, combined with the agroforestry systems we’ve developed and helped farmers to establish, is the reason for our continued success. Read more about how we began and why building Amazonian farmers capacity in sustainable farming is important for the restoration of the Amazon Rainforest.
Plant your Future is helping subsistence Amazonian farmers transition from unsustainable agriculture to market-oriented agroforestry systems. Our work is not only about farming more sustainably but also improving livelihoods. Read more about the Farmers we are working with.
Photo: Smallholder farmer, Hugo, showing one of his recently planted Shihuahuaco trees — a native timber. Behind, you can see the cocoa trees that are growing alongside. Each year, a staggering 160,000 hectares are cut down in the Peruvian Amazon Rainforest, often to make room for permanent agricultural land. That’s equivalent to 160,000 football fields […]
We are over the moon to announce that Plant Your Future is the winner of The Big Give Christmas Challenge 2018 ‘Best Newcomer’ award! It means an additional £1000 added to the £11,747.50 we raised during the week long campaign in December — read more about our campaign in our Christmas Challenge post from earlier this […]
We have some pretty big goals at Plant Your Future. Not only are we looking to make a positive impact on the lives of smallholder farmers, we are also aiming to improve the biodiversity of the Amazon rainforest and reduce global warming by restoring the lungs of the world. Luckily, a positive step towards one […]