22 Aug '11, 2pm

The Store Wars: Organic food versus chemicals and GMOs - Care2 ...: Welcome to a clever and funny vegi-animation...

Sunday August 21, 2011, 12:41 pm guess: what percentage of farm-production in most of africa + south america and much of asia is "organic" ? (Answer: at end) It's near-incredibly ABSURD (so totally absurd that, doubting my memory, I had to verify it by a search:) non-organic food (at least here, in .at & .de (often)) is called/labeled "aus KONVENTIONELLEM Anbau [from CONVENTIONAL farming]" -- that's "conventional" as if organic farming were some modern invention, and artificial fertilizers and pesticides and XY-cides (err, pardon me: plant-protection-chemicals in newspeak) (not to mention newer perversions!) had been used traditionally... Whereas, methinks, in fact, just about all farming ca. up to WW2 was "organic". A: it's expressed in tenths or hundredths of %. -- Mexico ~3 %, and Austria (often called 'wold leader in organic farming) ~5% (and I'm not sure if this refer...

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