“Give a man a bag of rice and he will eat for a day….

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….give him a spade and he’ll eat for the rest of his life” Something really special about growing your own food, its very empowering. We have a few friends coming for dinner tonight and it was lovely being able to dig up a few home growns for the occasion. Meanwhile bless the proverb, its one of my favourites. Having travelled a lot in third world countries I know people are the same the world over. It isn’t charity they want, it’s the ability to provide for their families themselves. For a million reasons I can see why.