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Afghan Kids Answer Your Questions



Gulab is at the farming cooperative with his father. Here they are able to rent tractors and heavy farming equipment to plow their lands. Gulab has five sisters who are all older than he is.

What do your parents do?

Answer: "My dad is a farmer. He grows rice and wheat mainly. Because of the drought it has been hard for us. But he doesn't grow poppies—it is against Islam. My mom takes care of the family."

-Gulab G. 9, Khewa, Kuz-Kunar District, Nangarhar Province