Ma Yanwei works on his farm in Alashan in inner Mongolia.

Chinese PhDs and MBAs give up city life for farming, driven by desire to improve agriculture and livelihoods

  • Millions of educated Chinese have left cities to become farmers, inspired to change agriculture or disenchanted with the pressures of urban life
  • They practise organic farming and water conservation, hoping to set an example for fellow farmers, and revive traditional techniques
Topic |   Food and agriculture

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Ma Yanwei works on his farm in Alashan in inner Mongolia.
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