The page is to provide a forum for anyone interested in assisting smallholders to post ideas and opinions on how development programs can most effectively support smallholders and improve their economic well-being. Those interested in contributing should send their contribution to the web manager at Richard.Tinsley@colostate.edu. All contributions will be posted unedited and remain posted for a minimum of one month and accessed from this page. Contributions should be brief with a maximum of three word processed pages including any photos or figures. The objective of the page is to be more conceptual rather than means to publish professional papers.