Millennials ‘Make Farming Sexy’ in Africa, Where Tilling the Soil Once Meant Shame

In some parts of the world, farmers are viewed with respect and cultivating the land is seen as an honorable trade. But in a region where most agriculture is still for subsistence — relying on cutlass, hoe and a hope for rain — farming is a synonym for poverty. More.

New York Times | Africa | May 27 2019