Farming sustainability resides in its people” says Mr. Daniel Cárdenas Izábal, a produce grower with over 60 years experience. His interest in preserving the future of the Mexican fields by promoting the welfare of farmworkers and their families has led him to start “Fundación Cárdenas”.
Created in 2015 , Fundación Cárdenas wants to give back to labour workers that have been the corner stone of the growth of the produce sector in Mexico.
Promoting and communicating socially responsible practices in farms that guarantee the well fare of farmworkers among produce farms, local authorities and community. Fostering development in the produce business by promoting the best treatment of labour workers.
Advise and assist producers to implement social programs that contribute to the welfare of laborers. These programs represent a clear competitive advantage, with clear recognition market.
Produce growers and their supply chain interested in increasing the quality of life of farm workers.
Lines of action
Health, education, family development and care of the environment.