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Living Off The Land: How These Puerto Rican Farmers Survived The Storm | NBC Latino | NBC News

Food supplies were dwindling on the island after Hurricane Maria but this family of sustainable farmers had their crops.
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  1. Utuado…..taino territodio……..hay ke. Sembrar Para. Cosechar….lojico….tanvien hay ke Pescar ….🌏🌎🌏🌎🎳🌏🎳🌎🌎🌎🌎

  2. Puertorriqueños esa es la grán importancia de la agricultura con bachelors degree y sín el. Dios ha bendecido la tierra de Puerto Rico solo hay que labrar la tierra. Tenemos hasta manantiales conservemos y cuidemos la Isla del Cordero.

  3. Man I love my culture and more importantly my people 🇵🇷

  4. 🇵🇷🇵🇷🇵🇷🇵🇷🇵🇷

  5. Did you people know that the first class American zip code starts in Puerto Rico!. Puerto Rico runs the USA. (WWl WWll and North Korea) we shall provel….

  6. Give thanks to God for what you have, and pray for what you need, this world is going so fast, technology has ruined alot of people, we can learn alot from this beautiful, humble, loving family, la isla tambien te quiere, si tu quieres que tu isla te quiera, cuidala y ella te cuidara, que Dios los alumbre todos los dias con el fuego de su corazòn.

  7. Ola soy MARIEL CRISTA Magdalen esto gue somos muy importante de trabajar en nuestra Isla nada nos faltara nos probé Dios un pueblo Fuerte se manifiesta desde el Huracán ésa es una india de P.R muy hermosa y su Hijos y Biutiful Gracias at MARIEL amén.

  8. I hope our fellow Americans are safe after hurricane Dorian.

  9. 🇵🇷🇵🇷🇵🇷🇵🇷

  10. The farm is beautiful and so is the lady

  11. I've been wondering if Venezuelans did the same thing the family in this video did or if they mostly relied on grocery stores for their food. If they'd planted gardens and stored grains for breadstuffs they wouldn't be starving. (This would be almost impossible for people in apartments with only balconies, but even a few pots of veggies would have helped keep them from starving.

    I've stored enough vegetable seeds (in the fridge) to last years. Seeds don't expire in the short time that seed companies and garden websites say they do. I have some seeds that are 20 years old that still grow–even the ones that were stored in the garage and not in the fridge.



    NO ONE may KNOW or CARE about our HISTORY or STORY but guess what… WHO CARES, WE KNOW !!

    WE NEED to COME UP in the WORLD.

    Not just US but ALL LATINOS can RISE UP and make a CHANGE, a DIFFERENCE and a FUTURE for our CHILDREN.


    You Must Have A KINGDOM HEART.

  13. Beautiful but also can be a hard life especially if you get ill…still better than being a consumer wage slave

  14. Why do the whole family looks so dirty ?

  15. Esa vida es un lujo….todo
    Natural….sin quimico…esta brutal

  16. What adorable little boys!! Way to go with your healthy, sustainable lifestyle!! 😉

  17. Hezké video super hezká rodinka malí farmáři ať se jim daří 👍👍👍🌞🌞🌞🌺🌹🌸😀💚💚💚

  18. What a good family keep up the good work!

  19. Vais con sus productus al mercado biologico en viejo San Juan? Do you sell your products at the weekly bio market in old San Juan? Voy a visitar PR en enero 2020 por el festival San Sebestian. Tengo un pequenita huerta en mi terraza. Muy bien video!

  20. Mí sueño siempre fue, él vivir así desde niño 🙏🤠🇵🇷🙏👍❤️🌴

  21. Canning food for future consumption, especially if there is a disaster will be a good alternative, but there are pros and cons since although the weather is excellent for agriculture all year round, they will have to plan and come up with some method that they can utilize to preserve anything they can since the high temperatures will spoil the food and thus, it will be a waste of their time and resources.

  22. Esta familia me llana de orgullo de representar la humildad y el amor por nuestro pais Puertorico ,tienen una riqueza que el dinner no puede comprar.

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