Banking on the Harvest

Cross posted from Worldwatch Institute’s Nourishing the Planet. In the Maradi area in south central Niger, where 70 percent of the population lives below the poverty line, the months before the harvest are called β€œthe hunger season.” From mid-July to mid-September, food supplies are at their lowest and most families only eat one meal a …

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