William A. Masters

For William A. Masters's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

May 4, 2010

Rural Africa planting seeds for bigger payoffs

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — After decades of bad news, at least three major trends are turning Africa’s way: agricultural policies, rural demography and farm productivity all promise improved opportunities for farm families across the continent. Novelties get the most attention, such as the possibility ...