Farming Days are Over

(NEW DELHI) — When Rani’s husband died by drinking pesticide, he left the family in debt. But even if they could pay off the loans, Rani said their farming days are over. “There are no rains,” said the 44-year-old woman from drought-stricken Tamil Nadu, one of hundreds of farmers protesting in the capital for more…

via Farmer Suicides Rise in India as Climate Change Takes Its Toll — TIME

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