Happy agronomy is beautiful

When food comes to us via human hands, it’s doubly good that the accompanying news is good.

An Indian farmer smiles at the camera yesterday while working in a paddy field in Mauayma village, about 40 kilometers north of Allahabad, India.  The country’s economy grew 8.8 percent in the June quarter, its fastest pace in over two years, as good farm and manufacturing output lifted growth back to its pre-crisis trajectory. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh) via Wall Street Journal