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Afghan nomads - changing lives

Bread and milk
  • Afghan nomad
  • Flower power
  • Tough Turki
  • Born survivors
  • Kuchi cows
  • Low level layers
  • Bread and milk
  • Tents, past and present
  • Pressure on pastures

Bread and milk

Families make their own naan (flat bread) in a tandoor oven. Yoghurt, soft cheese and butter are made from cows' and sheep's milk. They also produce a kind of dried yoghurt, known locally as qrut, which can be stored for long periods without a refrigerator.

picture credit: © Ellen Geerlings



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