30 October, 2016

Why in Senegal?

In Senegal agricultura gives work to 72% of the active population, although the primary sector only represents a 17% of the country´s gross product. Most people working on agricultura cultívate two main harvest: peanut and subsistance cereal, generally y un cereal de subsistencia, generalmente mijo o sorgo.

Most people working on agriculture sell the harvested peanut to pay their taxes and some food and the use the cereal for self-comsumption, being both in many cases insufficisent. Generally the resources obtained are not enought so as to satisfy all the basic needs of the family, partly because of the limitations of the soil, partly because of the limitation of ressources, such as tools, machinery, and good-quality seeds.

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