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Mali 2003 Agriculture. Millet and Sorghum (40 images)

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Mali is located in central West Africa. 65% of the country's area is desert or semi-desert and economic activity is focused on farming. The farmers of Mali say " Millet gives the strength to work all day ". Millet is tiny, tenacious, drought-resistant and highly nutritious grain forms staff of life. Back-braking sown and harvested mostly without animals, millet is also painstakingly pounded by hand into the flour for the porridge and couscous that are the staples of most of Mali's...
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