Growing Rice In Ta Phin Village Of Lao Cai Province In Vietnam (15 images)
Rice is an important staple in Vietnam. In Ta Phin people determine the success of the harvest by how many sacks of rice are yielded in relation to the size of the field. If enough is grown people sell the extra in order to have money to purchase other things. It's common for people to say, "Oh, this was a good year because we ended up with 10 sacks of rice" or "What are we going to do, this year we only ended up with seven sacks of rice. That won't be enough to both eat and...