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Dried maize hung on a bamboo in Ghari Village

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Resource #: 69064 (URL for reference)

  • Maize (English )

Tibet and Himalayas: Place Narrative, Bhutan Cultural Library

Location: Samtse


by Monika Subba

A dried maize hung on a bamboo in Ghari Village. They farmers cultivate maize for cattles and self consumption. Most of the young maize are consumed by the farmers, the rest are dried and kept for cattles. Maize is also used as a food for roosters especially in morning and evening.

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This resource was provided by Shejun (Documentation of Bhutan's Oral Cultures sponsored by Arcadia). The copyright holder is Shejun (only private uses permitted).

Resource type: Image

Photographer: Monika Subba

Photograph Date: 17/Mar/2014

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