Pomegranates, Not Poppies for Afghan Farmers

Pomegranates, Not Poppies for Afghan Farmers

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pomegranate.jpg Kandahar is famous all over Afghanistan for its high quality pomegranates, which are now being exported to different countries with the help of a US initiative by the US Agency of International Development that hopes to find an alternative to opium-producing poppies for farmers in the impoverished nation. (Read AP story on MSNBC.com)

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