23 Dec '11, 9pm

Dont Panic, Maybe Organic CAN Feed the World: Over and over again, I have had this (civilized) argument with cer...

Dont Panic, Maybe Organic CAN Feed the World: Over and over again, I have had this (civilized) argument with cer...

Over and over again, I have had this (civilized) argument with certain individuals about whether or not organic food was more delicious (too subjective of a judgment), more nutritious (yes, in a few instances) and able to feed the entirety of the planet (not so says detractors). I actually had a rep for a non-organic tomato distributor audibly snarl at me when I asked if his product was organic. “You know…organic is not nearly as “sustainable” as you think,” he sternly informed me. During the mid-20th century, the developing world was riddled with starvation and food instability and it took the Green Revolution (not what you think) to provide some temporary stability to places like Mexico, India, and various Asian countries. This stability came in the form of increasing crop yields and the liberal use of pesticides and synthetic fertilizers, which have taken their toll on ...

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