National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition

Many people are becoming aware that pesticides and fertilizers used by commercial agriculture is poisoning us.  This has led to an embrace of organic farming, which can be good, but not necessarily, as Heather Rogers points out in Green Gone Wrong.  Many commercial “organic” farms are not watched and many in developing countries clear cut the land for farming, destroying forests.  The “organic” label, which is expensive to get, leaves out many good farmers who are using holistic and sustainable methods of farming.  We need to move beyond organic…

 

National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition » Farm Bill Programs and Grants.

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