What does a Cuban innovator await? Amazon and Home Depot, for starters

Havana, Cuba( CNN) Amidst acres of lettuce fields on a thriving 25 -acre organic community farm in the sleepy Havana suburb of Alamar, Isis Maria Salcines Milla tells me the surprising things she would love to get her hands on if the United States trade embargo were to be repealed: “Amazon Prime, ” “Home Depot.”

Bold terms for a young agronomist raised on a healthy diet of socialism, but she dreams of a day where she cannot only host her idol, first lady Michelle Obama, but use the conveniences find 90 miles north to induce her farm do better.