Of Pathein Wildrats and the issue of sustainability
Myanmar is a Buddhist country which is primarily non vegetarian in diet. Prawns, shrimps, snakes, wildrats, rabbits, fish, and poultry along with rice make up their staple diet. Wildrats from being widely available became a delicacy, then pricey and now a rarity due to excessive ‘harvest’.
The irony is that once the catch started diminishing due to its demand the prices Continue reading