Loc: One of the Mexicos
Originally Posted By: perotista
All I'm saying is that there is just so much farmland. The human population is booming, farmland is shrinking. Someday those lines will cross.
Farmland is also losing its fecundity and resilience. All of those modern productivity enhancements are turning out to be more cancers on the environment. Something like 50% of atmospheric CO2 loading has come from maltreatment of the soil.
It should be a major concern.
“You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the old model obsolete.” – R. Buckminster Fuller