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Organic farming can help feed the world,...

[ad_1] Credit: CC0 Public Domain Agriculture could become organic around the world if we reduce food waste and stop using so much cropland to feed livestock, according to a new study. The analysis, published in the journal Nature Communication, shows that it will take several strategies at once to feed the growing human population in […]

Slower Yields and Other Benefits of Orga...

[ad_1] A review article (1) recently found that organic crop yields are 19-25% lower than conventional systems. However, during a recent visit to the University of Guelph, Carlo Leifert of Newcastle University noted that organic wheat yields at their Nafferton farm were higher than conventional wheat yields in the 1980s. He suggests that even while […]

Organic farming can help feed the world,...

[ad_1] Agriculture could become organic around the world if we reduce food waste and stop using so much cropland to feed livestock, according to a new study. The analysis, published in the journal Nature Communications, shows that it will take several strategies at once to feed the growing human population in a more sustainable way […]