Category Archives: Agriculture and Food

soil demineralization

What are the long-term consequences of soil demineralization and of remediation via chemical fertilizers (see Diamond’s discussion of Australia in book review / discussion synopsis) – notwithstanding the fact that farmers can feed more people per acre today than was … Continue reading

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the future of food

What will be the future of food in the next 15 years in your part of the world and elsewhere? Consider the following factors: (1) increased interest in natural foods and vegetarian diets, (2) the reluctance of some people to … Continue reading

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