The Harvest

It’s harvest time around the world, from the U.S. to Lebanon and from India to France. Farmers toil to harvest the fruits of their labor before winter sets in. Whether harvesting by hand or by sophisticated machinery, the universal goal is the same–to feed the world.

HOLTVILLE, CA - A Mexican agricultural worker cultivates lettuce on a farm in Holtville, California, October 8, 2013,  Each night thousands of Mexican workers cross the border legally  in order to work as agricultural day laborers in California's fertile Imperial Valley.(Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

HOLTVILLE, CA – A Mexican agricultural worker cultivates lettuce on a farm in Holtville, California, October 8, 2013, Each night thousands of Mexican workers cross the border legally in order to work as agricultural day laborers in California’s fertile Imperial Valley.(Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

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