This man from Brazil’s Paraíba Valley is using agroforestry to breathe life back into his abandoned community. » Subscribe to NowThis Earth: https://go.nowth.is/Earth_Subscribe » Sign up for our newsletter KnowThis to get the biggest stories of the day delivered straight to your inbox: https://go.nowth.is/KnowThis Patrick Assumpção is an agroforester from Brazil’s Paraíba Valley. Agroforestry is a type of agriculture that incorporates the cultivation and conservation of trees and shrubs. Assumpção, along with his local community, plants native trees on degraded land in order to grow food and build a rural economy. Learn more: http://bit.ly/2NGR59b #Agroforestry #Brazil #Earth #Environment #Science #NowThis This video "Agroforestry Used in Brazil to Replenish Degraded Land and Economy", first appeared on https://nowthisnews.com/.