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Food System 6 – Accelerator Deadline

Food System 6 is a non-profit food-ag accelerator working to stimulate food system change by surfacing, supporting and scaling innovators and entrepreneurs who are transforming the way food is grown, produced, and distributed.

Are Farmer Suicide Rates on the Rise?

Are Farmer Suicide Rates on the Rise?

There is a frightening global phenomenon sweeping across ag-heavy states and countries, and it is getting worse.

Farmers are committing suicide more than any other occupation. The problem is most prominent in India, where desperation to pay debts amidst poor crop yields leads to what some farmers see as their only option.