Results for food security
- The Coming Famine: a comprehensive look at our food future
In August I attended a book launch by Professor Julian Cribb, a scientist and science communicator. His book is "The Coming Famine, the global food crisis and what we can do to avoid it." Here is a video of the event. (Technical problems ...
Forum topic - ezlxq1949 - Dec 22 2011 - 5:16pm - 29 comments
- BBC discussion, food security
Link to an interesting BBC interview with Lester Brown discussing the world food situation: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p00f32rp (Current News & Events, food security, sustainability) Link to an interesting BBC interview with ...
Forum topic - CB - Mar 9 2011 - 5:55pm - 0 comments
- Growing our 75% of our own food in our yard in < 1 year
We were able to grow more than enough food to live on in less than a year in our own backyard using permaculture methods. Most of the plants are self propagating and live on ambient sun and rain. We live in a working class neighborhood in a small ...
Forum topic - akamai mom - Nov 5 2010 - 6:47am - 10 comments
- Food Crisis
Most of you will probably have read this from the daily digest, but I would like some ideas of how most of you feel about this. http://www.marketskeptics.com/2009/12/2010-food-crisis-for-dummies.html The USDA numbers do NOT add up. I ...
Forum topic - On Our Own - Jan 12 2010 - 10:53am - 9 comments
- World Plan for the Garden of Eat'n
WORLD PLAN FOR THE GARDEN OF EAT'N By Jim Miller; 8/29/09 OVERVIEW: PHASE 1 Phase I's goal is to complete and test a prototype of the Garden of Eat'n. The project encompasses the “Locavore” production and ...
Forum topic - jimmiller5417 - Sep 28 2009 - 2:11pm - 6 comments
- Great New Article on Local Farming and Food (Poison, Politics and Profits)
I asked Chris Hedges to look into the rise of local, organic farming and he wrote a great story on it here: Food Is Power and the Powerful Are Poisoning Us ...
Forum topic - paranoid - Sep 16 2009 - 11:23am - 5 comments
- Land For Sale
hi y'all this was sent to me by a friend who writes an environmental whacko column you know one of the three e's anyway it raised a question for me or more correctly a slew of questions. as most of you know i am on the board of ...
Forum topic - joe2baba - Apr 17 2009 - 1:30pm - 1 comment
- Food-Back Currency
Perhaps some of you are familiar with Jason Bradford's "Reality Report", a long-format interview podcast on issues related to energy descent. (Featuring luminaries like, uh, Chris Martenson.) I just ran across this interesting post by him ...
Forum topic - alawrence - Mar 5 2009 - 11:20pm - 3 comments
- Peak Phosphorus
Phosphorus Matters Compost , Food Shortages , Soil Composition , Soil Conservation , Soil Erosion & Contamination — by Marcin Gerwin Part One: Closing the Phosphorus Cycle NOTE: I have gone on about this in ...
Forum topic - Damnthematrix - Jan 18 2009 - 4:34pm - 4 comments