Some Belgian farmers illegally growing their potatoes in France

In Belgium, farmers are running out of space to grow potatoes, so they have been going to France and sub-renting plots of agricultural land. In the Hauts-de-France region, 80% of the farmers sublet their land. They can make up to 1,500 euros [1,688 USD] by having Belgians work their land, a practice which is, however, prohibited by law.

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Source: lci.fr


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