Visiting soutern Sulawesi, you’ll find some spots in mounteneous area degraded. This spots should be full or dominated by trees to provide water supplies in lower areas.

But people get the lands to produce corn. The govt wanted high corn production over the province granting subsidy for fertilizers and pushing the use of hybrid seeds.

The results show unexpected impact: poverty. The price decreased slowly while the household needs get inflated. Most of them are trapped into loans from the corn-middleman.

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