NPR's Jackie Northam reports from the West Bank town of Jayous where Israel's construction of a security wall is taking Palestinian farmland out of cultivation. Palestinian farmers say they are losing thousands of acres of productive agricultural land. The wall will make it more difficult for Palestinians, who work in Israel, to cross back and forth from their homes on the West Bank.
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