"Harvesting rice together."
"Filipino cuisine is rich with traditional food delicacies such as various rice-based delicacies. "Suman" is rice cooked in banana or coconut leaves."
"Women have an opportunity to earn because of the small scale "tinapa" (smoked fish) industry."
People's Choice Award
"Harvesting high-value crops like chili pepper sustains folk from Bulacan"
"Burmese villagers fish together at the seaside."
"In the morning a farmer plants crops in his garden in Magelang, Central Java, Indonesia."
"An image of the sufficient life in a Thai village."
"Farmers sell their crops using traditional wooden boats in a floating market
in Banjarmasin, South Kalimantan, Indonesia."
"A fisherman catches fish in the Bili-Bili Dam, Gowa Regency, South Sulawesi,
Indonesia, which he later sold to a stall that sells cooked food."
"A lady pounds rice to make flour to be used for cakes and sold around her home
in Rumpin of West Java, Indonesia."
"A farmer sorting dried corn after harvest in the village of Tanah Karo in northern Sumatra."
"A peasant woman grinds rice that has been dried using a simple machine."
"While it is the men who go out to sea to catch the fish, the women do their share
by helping in the preparation and selling. Here is a fisherman's wife preparing
anchovies for sun-drying."
"A boy neatly arranges squid for drying, which will later be sold in the mainland market in Iloilo, Philippines."
"Mobile phones are not only a fad and hip cool gadget for urban yuppies.
In the countryside, farmers also reap the benefits of affordable communication technologies and alternative energy such as solar power."
"Rapid urbanization especially conversion of agricultural lands into industrial factories,
commercial buildings, and housing structures, threatens our food security."