Food Inequality

Food Inequality

A Poem by Phill Oz O'fee
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Factory farming damages livelihoods, threatening local residents, economies and farm workers, whilst taking grain and other precious resources from those that need it most.

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Food Inequality




Factory farming

Undermining resources

Of third world farmers


Copyright @ Phillozofee 2017


© 2017 Phill Oz O'fee



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thank you for bringing this to mind ...family farming in the US is pretty much over ... only large farms are able to compete ... i am going to have to do some research on the large farms and effects on third world farms to see better what you are talking about ... the picture is heart wrenching ... i take so much for granted ;(
E.

Posted 11 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.




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Aloha Phill, powerful stirring words. My husband and I have seen this first hand having spent almost 10 years travelling/working in relief for UNICEF, the confronting small faces like those in your image are real lives. Much mahalo for your passionate offering. Izzy

Posted 10 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

This is heart wrenching picture... This is so sad, :(

Posted 11 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

That picture is heartbreaking...oh my!!!

Posted 11 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

thank you for bringing this to mind ...family farming in the US is pretty much over ... only large farms are able to compete ... i am going to have to do some research on the large farms and effects on third world farms to see better what you are talking about ... the picture is heart wrenching ... i take so much for granted ;(
E.

Posted 11 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

You are right my friend. Photo told the complete story.
Coyote

Posted 11 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

we need more social conscience. thanks for bringing this issue to light.

Posted 11 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Good job bringing attention to the demise of family farms both here in the USA & worldwide as your msg suggests. Thought-provoking . . . I'm glad I can buy from a farmer's market! *smile* Fondly, Margie

Posted 11 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Phill Oz O'fee

11 Months Ago

An issue close to my heart .... thanks for reviewing and your comments :-)
Oh how we think we help. We send old fabric/clothes which stops the development of the local manufacturing chain from farming and growing to packaging, and distribution and sales. Great point made Phil.

Posted 11 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Phill Oz O'fee

11 Months Ago

Thanks John ... a kind review!
Buy from organisations prepared to help, they exist. Yes, cost that bit more but the difference between living and dying. Not much to ask if you're a human being...

Such a fine write, worthy of far more reviews.

Posted 11 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Phill Oz O'fee

11 Months Ago

You are right ... I've found many outlets with a positive policy of sourcing goods - thanks for your.. read more
emmajoy

11 Months Ago

Forgive, don''t know what happened to my initial review, go slow connection maybe.. have edited.. s.. read more
Definitely an topic that needs more attention and discussion. Huge conglomerate companies like Monsanto in the U.S. using genetically modified crops and mass production are forcing farmers out of business as well.

Posted 11 Months Ago



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Phill Oz O'fee
Phill Oz O'fee

Winchester, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom



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