30 August 2016
Assessing the health of your soil

GREATsoils trial demo (top fruit) at Loddington Farm, Kent

29 September 2016
Farmer Innovation Day

Innovative Farmers' networking day at Sheepdrove



2 August 2016
ORC Bulletin 120 is published

Issue 119 now available for free download

26 July 2016
Call for Organic Innovations is now open!

Farmers, researchers and companies invited to propose innovative solutions to needs of organic sector



13 April 2016
Organic farm incomes up in 2015

Organic farm profits increasing with organic dairy farming outperforming conventional

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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