Farmers are resisting the industrialization of the land and the food system. The Beach Farm Familly of Ernfold, Saskatchewan talk about how they are building alternatives. Dharankumar Seeraj discusses how rice farmers in Guyana are fighting back against large US corporate agricultural interess that seek to destroy local markets.
This program is Part 7 of the Common Voices series. Common Voices is a collaboration between Making the Links Radio, the Saskatchewan Council for International Cooperation (SCIC) and the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA). Common Voices looks at issues impacting communities across the globe drawing links between, for example, the struggle to bring the AIDS pandemic under control in Mozambique and the issues that AIDS workers face in Canada. This is an 10-part series that has been made possible through funding from CIDA.