This Farming Man

There are a lot of problems with industrialised farming; over-use of chemicals, unsustainable reliance on mined or manufactured fertiliser, habitat destruction and soil erosion. This is to name just a few of the most serious issues facing food producers. There are at least as many solutions offered by proponents of alternative methods of farming, and … Continue reading This Farming Man

You say you want green revolution, well, you know

...we all want to save the world. Though it appears according to some research that the so-called 'Green revolution' of the twentieth century has already done just that. According to some analyses, the use of chemical fertilisers, pesticides, and scientifically derived crop seeds has prevented a disaster which would have caused widespread famine, starvation and … Continue reading You say you want green revolution, well, you know