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Thursday, September 21, 2017

How little soil area do we need to grow all the food and fiber we need to maintain well-being?

Posted by steve on September 11, 2005

If you have followed earlier discussions you will have seen we believe that asking the right question is essential to begin inventing for the sustainable planet. The question above was asked 34 years ago by John Jeavons. Today he has, according to his own view, 98% of all he needs to know to answer this question.

He believes, as Peak oil comes and the population continues to rise, that we need to go from one in 500 knowing how to grow food to everyone knowing how to grow food.

Click on the link to see and hear a fantastic interview with John, produced by GLOBAL PUBLIC MEDIA.

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