Photographer Todd Shapera is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography. From his ongoing project ‘Cuba – Tobacco Farmers“. To see Todd’s body of work click on any image.
With scant resources for machinery and chemical fertilizers, most Cubans farm small plots with oxen and human labor.
TheNew York Times has called it “a rare oasis of organic and sustainable agriculture.”
As Cuban agriculture slowly modernizes it may have profound consequences for “the soul of Cuban agriculture” , the Times stated.