Catherine Simiyu from Bunambobi, Kenya, spreads the beans she just harvested to dry in the sun. Drying will help keep them from rotting when she stores them. Photo by Kelvin Owino.
Photo courtesy of the One Acre Fund blog. One Acre Fund is an NGO in Kenya, Rwanda, Burundi, and Tanzania that helps 137,000 smallholder farmers grow their own way out of poverty by providing a "market bundle" that includes education, finance, seed and fertilizer, and market access.