A volunteer story
Dante Vargas is a Partners in Food Solutions volunteer and General Mills employee. He worked with Uncle Milo Sunflower Oil Co.Ltd, millers of sunflower oil located in Dodoma, Tanzania. Sunflower oil and sunflower cakes are the main products produced by the company. The company outsources its raw materials through contract farming, which involve 2,500 small holder sunflower farmers.The company distributes sunflower oils and cakes through wholesale agents located in different regions of Tanzania and Uganda.