What Cheap Food Imports Can Do to an Economy

It always gets me thinking when I see or read about what cheap food imports – that would generally make us feel like “Oh more food and even more abundance!”  – can do to farmers and the economy…

India is quite rigid about its food imports which I find commendable in terms of the country remaining independent from others for food. However, it has not particularly solved the problem of food insecurity for many.

Read the article below by Julia Rendleman to get an insight into the Jamaica’s food (in)security and how they deal with it.

Jamaican Agriculture Paradox: Abundant Food, Cheaper Imports

http://pulitzercenter.org/reporting/jamaica-agriculture-food-imports-economy


					
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