Cambodia

A Rice Ruckus

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The farmer is angry.

It’s his rice they are eating, but they are not his bovine. They belong over the ditch.

                       It’s not the first time it has happened, the farmer says.

                        So he sends them on their way and across the irrigation canal with a yell and a stick.

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Battambang, Batttambang, Cambodia

Battambang Province, Cambodia

It is here that they belong. But the owner, another rice farmer, knows his cattle stray, but he does nothing. He prefers someone else feeds them for free…
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