Gallery: Greece ‘Potato Movement’ Directly Connects Farmers & Consumers...

 
In the face of stringent budget cuts and economic instability in Greece, a new movement of agricultural workers are taking matters into their own hands. Dubbed The Potato Movement, thousands of tonnes of potatoes and other agricultural produce are being sold directly to their consumers.

In the face of stringent budget cuts and economic instability in Greece, a new movement of agricultural workers are taking matters into their own hands. Dubbed “The Potato Movement,” tens of thousands of pounds of potatoes and other agricultural produce are being sold directly to their consumers. Farmers are selling their locally-produced food out of the back of trucks, and the agricultural movement has spread across the country, with products like Easter lamb, onions, rice, and olives being added to the selection.

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