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Reflections on the romance and poetry of rice

  • Janet DeNeefe

| Sat, September 12 2009 | 01:51 pm

PREMIUM I am standing on the edge of the rice fields. When my work schedule gets too tough and starts eating into my power reserves, I drag myself away from the computer and venture into a sea of green to help clear my mind and revive my spirits. The jewel-like perfection of the majestic rice fields of Bali is about as close to that vision of paradise as you'll get. Rice is the world's most vital f...