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Reginaldo Haslett-Marroquin
Chief Strategy Officer, Main Street Project

Main Street Project Chief Strategy Officer Reginaldo Haslett-Marroquin has a dream to revitalize rural Midwest communities—and it begins with a chicken. According to Reginaldo—or Regi, for short—a poultry-centered regenerative agricultural model can chart a course toward prosperity for Latino immigrant families, boost local economies, and provide healthier food that all people of all incomes can afford.   “Most farm workers in the United States live in poverty, and most are Latino immigrants whose native communities integrated chickens in subsistence farming which serves as a global foundation for food security,” Regi said. “Main Street Project’s poultry-centered model opens the economic door …


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