15 April 2015
Obsalim field lab

How much will Obsalim® improve the results of your herd?

16 April 2015
Harvesting woodfuel from your farm

One day event at Wakelyns Agroforestry



30 March 2015
Mixed grazing best for upland biodiversity

10-year study identifies best upland grazing method for biodiversity

10 March 2015
Coordinating organic plant breeding activities for diversity

3rd newsletter available online



25 November 2014
ORC welcomes Defra’s proposed organic payment rates

New Countryside Stewardship Scheme support rates for organic farming in England have been announced today.

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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