La Semilla Ministries

“…A time to plant and a time to harvest…” – Ecclesiastes 3:2

La Semilla Ministries, based in the city of Jinotepe, in the west-central department of Carazo, Nicaragua, is a rural sustainable development ministry under the EFCCM.The goal of La Semilla is seeing rural Nicaraguan families achieve the God-given potential each of them have to provide a financially viable future for their families.  

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The RED BEAN, a Nicaraguan staple

December 17, 2020

I want to consider this image of a handful of beans.  These are the life-blood of the nicaraguan diet. A healthy protein source, sure, but also a cultural pride –…

Juan Manuel Altamirano

June 4, 2020

Although much of the information you’ll find on our website is factual, scientific, and related to technical agriculture; do not misunderstand – WE ARE ALL ABOUT PEOPLE!  We believe that…

United Nations Recognizes LA SEMILLA

December 19, 2019

EXITIERRA Quality Certified Bean Seed As we have worked to improve incomes for rural Nicaraguan families, an area that you’ve heard a lot about already is our certified seed program.…