26 February 2016
Timber and fuel from woods and hedges

Harvesting, processing and funding: FREE event

1 March 2016
Thinking of Going Organic?

Opportunities in Arable Farming - Cambs



8 February 2016
Organic agriculture in the twenty-first century

Organic agriculture key to feeding the world sustainably

18 January 2016
Agroforestry in England

Joint letter to Defra Secretary of State



27 January 2016
Enhanced organic opportunities for postgraduate students

ORC and SRUC join together to deliver one of the country’s few postgraduate courses in organic farming

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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