$50 gives quality seeds for crops for a season. Good seed is the first step in the fight to end hunger. Seeds represent the promise of vital nutrition, good health and lasting food security. Small-scale family farms face increasing challenges of cyclical flooding, drought and disease. Quality seeds become quality crops that resist drought, pests and disease for reliable harvests. Increased crop yield allows farmers to sell excess produce at the market to generate an income and buy necessary items like medicine, school tuition, and other household items.