25 November 2014
National Soil Symposium 2014

Soil Association event precedes the ORC Organic Producers' Conference

26 November 2014
ORC Organic Producers' Conference

Our popular producer-focused conference in Solihull



7 November 2014
Impacts of prenatal stress on dairy cows

Dry cow management survey

18 October 2014
6th SOLID newsletter

Sustainable and organic low input dairying news



29 October 2014
9th ORC Organic Producers’ Conference

Practical research and innovation - diversity in practice

Can Organic Farming Feed the World?

Category: Research
17 November 2003

‘Can organic farming feed the world?’ is a question that is generally posed as a put-down by those people who are against organic farming, and is used as part of a defense of conventional agriculture. It is hardly ever raised by people who are seriously contemplating the subject and rarely by someone prepared to even briefly consider that feeding the world - whether by organic or conventional methods - has hardly anything to do with agriculture and is mainly to do with finance and power.For the full article please click here.

Keywords: organic farming feed world global hunger starving famine conventional agriculture population human money nutrition World Bank TNC grain market Woodward

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