IN PICS | Meet the female farmers 'willing to get their hands dirty'

Although women make up the majority of smallholder farmers in Sub-Saharan Africa, far fewer of them are landholders. Women produce 70% of Africa’s food. Sandile Ndlovu spoke to some of the trailblazers who are willing to get their hands dirty

02 May 2021 - 00:00 By Sandile Ndlovu

APHIWE MTSHALI

When Aphiwe Mtshali returned home to Greytown after dropping out of a marketing degree, she met  an old man who taught her farming in return for selling his cabbages...

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