noun, の adjective
The peoples who work in the farm are the farmers... the peasants.
This is a jukugo word, which usually means on'yomi readings from the kanji. If you know the readings of your kanji you'll know how to read this as well.
life of a peasant
the life of peasants
The farmers in this town eat rice every day.
There are many grape farms in this area, and the farmers make their own wine too.
Farmers in this country use horses and cows instead of money.