Comments Send Print Share Recommend Tweet Food Mondays: Chicken diplomacy May 7, 2012 By: Worldview Download Story (AP/Seth Perlman) The health of a nation's chicken industry can actually be an economic indicator of sorts. The government of Uzbekistan is forcing its civil servants to accept payment in the form of chickens.Joshua Foust has an article pondering the issue in the Atlantic. He also blogs about central Asia. Comments Send Print Share Recommend Tweet Categories chicken, Wages, Uzbekistan, Previous post in Worldview Worldview 5.4.12 Next post in Food Mondays Food sovereignty in the Middle East View the discussion thread. Featured For the love of television Rob Delaney on Nerdette Botanical brewing with Forbidden Root The feast of the wretched Rabbits: For pets or plates?