Episode 210. Redesigning The Food System

This is the World Organic News for the week ending 20th of  April 2020.

Jon Moore reporting!

Decarbonise the air, recarbonise the soil!

We have a great opportunity at this strange time in world affairs. In my own world, the complete lack of clients has led to great leaps forward in the garden space at work. One person with the time and the seeds can make a difference. As I’ve mentioned before, I am employed by a disability day program service and three residential units are in the same location. I’ve been able to supply them with silverbeet, tomatoes, cucumbers, pumpkins and winter squash. Continue reading “Episode 210. Redesigning The Food System”

Episode 24: Organic Farming, Raised Beds

This is the World Organic News Podcast for the week ending 11th of July 2016.

Jon Moore reporting!

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Forty five years have passed since Earl Butz, then U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, asserted, “Before we go back to organic agriculture in this country, somebody must decide which 50 million Americans we are going to let starve or go hungry.” Time has proven Butz very wrong.

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That quote comes from the blog: A New Green World and their post: Can Organic Farming Feed the World? Continue reading “Episode 24: Organic Farming, Raised Beds”