#Farmers

  • Article: Fuel Made From Cotton Seeds Improves Agriculture in Drought-Ridden Kenya

    Fuel Made From Cotton Seeds Improves Agriculture in Drought-Ridden Kenya

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 6, 2019

    The natural fuel alternative is helping farmers navigate the effects of climate change. Read more

  • Article: Coffee Is Getting Cheaper — at the Expense of the Planet

    Coffee Is Getting Cheaper — at the Expense of the Planet

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|May 10, 2019

    Coffee farmers may be forced to clear forest lands to grow and sell more to make a profit. Read more

  • Article: This Organisation Is Using Wasted Food to Provide South Africa’s Children With Healthy Meals

    This Organisation Is Using Wasted Food to Provide South Africa’s Children With Healthy Meals

    By Thato Mahlangu|Nov. 19, 2018

    FoodForward SA is reaching over 30,000 children every day. Read more

  • Article: South Africa's Government Will Spend Millions on Supporting Women and Youth Farmers

    South Africa's Government Will Spend Millions on Supporting Women and Youth Farmers

    By Thato Mahlangu|Nov. 7, 2018

    Women and young people are instrumental in the global fight to end hunger and malnutrition. Read more

  • Article: Too Many Agricultural Workers Can't Afford to Eat, UN Says

    Too Many Agricultural Workers Can't Afford to Eat, UN Says

    By Leah Rodriguez  and  Carmen Singer|Oct. 25, 2018

    They increasingly receive low wages and are subject to dangerous work environments. Read more

  • Video: Laughing Man Coffee Is Empowering Colombian Farmers

    Laughing Man Coffee Is Empowering Colombian Farmers

    From Laughing Man® Coffee|Sept. 24, 2018

    Laughing Man Coffee and Hugh Jackman aim to make coffee drinkers and farmers happy. Read more

  • Article: South Africa Withdraws Land Expropriation Bill to Clear Path for Constitutional Changes

    South Africa Withdraws Land Expropriation Bill to Clear Path for Constitutional Changes

    By Thato Mahlangu|Aug. 29, 2018

    It comes days after US President Donald Trump caused upset by tweeting about the potential reforms. Read more

  • Article: Donald Trump Tweeted About Farmers in South Africa — and Sparked International Tensions

    Donald Trump Tweeted About Farmers in South Africa — and Sparked International Tensions

    By Thato Mahlangu|Aug. 23, 2018

    South Africa's government said it “totally rejects this narrow perception.” Read more