Women Farmers

  • Kerala women farmers battling all odds to save green paddy fields November 15, 2012

    Malappuram (Kerala): Women farmers in Malappuram are battling against all odds to save their land. In God's own country, shocking reports have come to light on the green paddy fields, which are one of the attractions in the state - the 9 lakh hectares of the 1970s has now shrunk...
  • Women farmers could slash number of hungry March 8, 2011

    Rome: Women in rural areas could help reduce by up to 17 percent the number of the world's hungry which currently stands at almost one billion, according to a report issued on Monday by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). If women had the same access to land, technology, financial...