Coming home soon, the Young Man From Afghanistan had access to a computer! This tour has not offered much computer opportunity. So he took advantage when he got to one and sent me a bunch of photos.
Here is a typical farm.
Remember, the area is extremely dry.
This photo shows millenia-old irrigation techniques.
Does anyone want to guess what is being grown?
Hint: it is a cash crop.
And it is very popular in the United States.
Here is a photo of the farmer!
Maybe you can tell why he is so happy.
Let's call him "Poppy..."