Poetry contest seeks work praising B....

Poetry contest seeks work praising B.C. farmers

There are 1 comment on the Nanaimo News Bulletin story from Aug 30, 2016, titled Poetry contest seeks work praising B.C. farmers. In it, Nanaimo News Bulletin reports that:

The B.C. Association of Farmers' Markets is hosting the Ode to a Farmer Poetry Contest, and is seeking submissions. Poets are invited to pay tribute to British Columbia's farmers as part of the annual Farmers Appreciation Week celebrations, Sept.

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Stephany McDowell

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#1 Aug 30, 2016
Farmer's Market

A Carrot
A Tomato
A Potato
A Shallot

A Mushroom
An Onion
Lettuce
A big fat organic green bell pepper.

A Banana
A Coconut
Not from this country
A falsified Marketeer for the cash.

A Loaf of Home made bread
An Empinada
Perhaps a pizzeria truck
But nothing like the twenty varieties of lettuce.

A friend
A walk
A market
A chance for authentic organic

The pesticides
The drought
The birds pecking at the berries
For the sake

of the Farmer's Market.

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