Food Security

Small farmers can feed a country, but they need help

Many farmers struggle to grow enough for their families for a full year or earn enough to buy needed food.

A woman hoes the soil in a field near Timbuktu, Mali in December 2013. Robert Granke says 70 per cent of the world’s hungry are farmers. UN photograph by Marco Dormino

By ROBERT GRANKE

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, May 11, 2016 12:00 AM

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