Black farmers

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Second Chance for Black Farmers
By Carol Estes, Yes1 Magazine, Summer 2001. The US Civil Rights Commission predicted in 1982 that black farmers would be extinct by 2000. But they didn’t take into account African American farmers who simply refuse to quit.
Cuba, U.S. Black farmers reach historic agreement
By Monica Moorehead, Workers World, 12 December 2002. Cuban President Fidel Castro met with representatives of the National Black Farmers Association and the NAACP in early November to help implement a historic trade agreement between Cuba and struggling African American growers.