Farmer's Weekly

The risk of growing complacent

Farmers are lazy. Not all of them, but certainly in my experience I have come across several of them who are. Perhaps lazy is not the right word. Laziness and complacency are related semantically, and I think complacent hits closer to the mark. Complacent is that feeling of being pleased with oneself or one’s achievements or situation. Feeling this way

Stai leggendo un'anteprima, registrati per continuare a leggere.

Altro da Farmer's Weekly

Farmer's Weekly2 min lettiCookbooks, Food, & Wine
More Aid Needed For Victims Of Relentless Namibian Drought
Large parts of Namibia remain in the brutal grip of drought despite the good rain that has occurred so far this summer in that country. Henriette le Grange, project manager of the Namibia Drought Relief Fund, said Aus, Rosh Pinah, Bethanie and Warmba
Farmer's Weekly1 min lettiDiscrimination & Race Relations
The authors share vivid accounts of the birth of the anti-apartheid sports boycott, its impact within South Africa and especially on apartheid’s longevity, and the use of sport as a nation-building tool, from 1994 to Siya Kolisi’s acclaimed captaincy
Farmer's Weekly3 min letti
Tax Policy Reform Set To Increase Mechanisation In Ethiopia
The uptake of machinery in Ethiopia’s agriculture sector has historically been low, with fewer than 1% of farming units being cultivated with a tractor. However, the International Food Policy Research Institute has reported an increase in imports of