Anti-biotechs promote subsistence level farming

| | January 31, 2013
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The dream world lead by Luddites and New Age gurus are proposing a return to farming methods used in the first half of the 20th century. A time they describe as “not relying on toxic chemicals, pesticides, synthetic fertilizer and genetically modified foods. A time when animals moved freely, consumed a natural diet, and were not confined.”

Many “Sustainable Farming” proposals are the exact opposite of their name. “Model T Farming,” or “Third World Farming” or “Farming to Feed the Few” would be more accurate.

Read the full post here: Sustainable Farming? Really?

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