Other Chinas- 中国的农民如何“哺育”城市

近5000年时间,农耕在中国社会中是最重要的角色,农民过着“自给自足小农经济”的生活:他们自己通过养殖、种植-并且在种植、养殖间组建起一个可持续的生态循环(养殖动物的粪便通过发酵成为有机肥料用来种植庄稼)-获得自己所需要的食物以及衣物,他们唯一需要与外界进行交换东西就是食盐。 Continue reading “Other Chinas- 中国的农民如何“哺育”城市”

Other Chinas- How Did Chinese Farmers Feed the Cities

For almost 5000 years, Chinese farmers and farming have been the main role of Chinese society and farmers adopt a life style called self-sustaining, meaning they produce almost all food and clothing for themselves by raising animals and growing crops in a fine ecologically sustainable circulation. Most likely the only thing they needed to exchange from the outside was salt. I was born in the … Continue reading Other Chinas- How Did Chinese Farmers Feed the Cities