Trenches drain waterlogged lands after excessive rainfall
Water is a problem in Western Kenya. The climate crisis is making rains more unpredictable. And when they do come, deluges wash farmers like Grace’s seedlings away, and waterlog their land. Last year, the drought was severe. In a world of extremes, farming is becoming more difficult, but with help from Send a Cow Grace hopes to be able to adapt to the crumbling weather systems around her and continue to provide food and school fees for her eight children.
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