How the Risk-Taking Farmers of Southeast Asia Will Survive Climate Change?

Thanhnien News (May 27, 2015) Poor small-scale farmers are the world’s biggest risk takers. Imagine a poor farmer who owns a small plot of land. She buys seeds with cash she borrows from a trader and must find a way to manage pests without killing her vegetables. She must guess when and when not to plant because weather patterns are no longer predictable.