Featured Farmer Stories


Zimbabwe: Young people leave the farm to seek future in town (IRIN)

Ten years ago, the Mukute family grew maize, groundnuts, and tobacco on ten hectares of farmland in Mazowe, 60 kilometres northeast of […]


Kenya: No jobs in the city, so tech-savvy youth head back to the farm (Trust)

When Francis Njoroge graduated with an engineering degree in Nairobi, he expected to earn a stable, top-level salary. Instead, he found himself […]


Stories about youth in agribusiness

This week, our Farmer stories are about young people in Kenya, Niger, and Zimbabwe who struggle with the decision to leave homeā€”or […]


Data Journalism Awards

Media companies, non-profit organizations, freelancers, and staff journalists are invited to enter a competition that celebrates outstanding work in data-driven journalism. The […]