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Building Afghanistan's farming future

Hopeful romantic?
  • Standing proud
  • Damaged land
  • Tanks and pumps
  • Nurturing and protecting
  • Bee is for business
  • A future in trees
  • Hopeful romantic?
  • Studying modern methods
  • Raisins to be cheerful

Hopeful romantic?

Abdul Said Majid, a farmer and school teacher, grows roses in his garden in Taloqan. Supported with saplings, fertiliser and advice, he has also begun to grow almonds, apricots, peaches and pears to provide for his two wives and 15 children.

picture credit: © Miguel Samper/Mercy Corps



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