"Industrialized Agriculture and its Consequences - Mischa Popoff (Myth20c - Ep101)" by Myth of the 20th Century (2018-12-19) - A++ by JasonCarswell in farming

[–]ikidd 1 insightful - 1 fun1 insightful - 0 fun2 insightful - 1 fun -  (0 children)

Its hard to do at any scale and keep productivity. Proper rotations do through job, as well as changing group # on the chemicals often

"Industrialized Agriculture and its Consequences - Mischa Popoff (Myth20c - Ep101)" by Myth of the 20th Century (2018-12-19) - A++ by JasonCarswell in farming

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What do you think of diversifying the monocrops?

Elizabeth Warren's latest campaign plank is a national Right-to-Repair law for farm equipment by ikidd in farming

[–]VantaFount 1 insightful - 1 fun1 insightful - 0 fun2 insightful - 1 fun -  (0 children)

Well then! Even a broken clock is right twice a day.

Elizabeth Warren's latest campaign plank is a national Right-to-Repair law for farm equipment by ikidd in farming

[–]Jesus 1 insightful - 1 fun1 insightful - 0 fun2 insightful - 1 fun -  (0 children)

Promises that won't be met.

"Industrialized Agriculture and its Consequences - Mischa Popoff (Myth20c - Ep101)" by Myth of the 20th Century (2018-12-19) - A++ by JasonCarswell in farming

[–]ikidd 2 insightful - 1 fun2 insightful - 0 fun3 insightful - 1 fun -  (0 children)

The option is low productivity agriculture that uses more fuel and land to feed a planet. So you can offload your objections to the Amazon rainforest and global warming.

China widens ban on Canadian canola imports to second firm, Viterra by ikidd in farming

[–]ikidd[S] 2 insightful - 1 fun2 insightful - 0 fun3 insightful - 1 fun -  (0 children)

Canola is a large crop for Canada and 40% of production gets sold to China. This is mainly a punishment for arresting the Huawei exec on behalf of the US a couple months ago. On top of arbitrarily changing the sentence of a Canadian prisoner to death shortly after the arrest.

China is nobody's friend.

China widens ban on Canadian canola imports to second firm, Viterra by ikidd in farming

[–]SecretlyHistoric 3 insightful - 1 fun3 insightful - 0 fun4 insightful - 1 fun -  (0 children)

Haven't heard about Canada's trade problems with China. What sort of problems will the ban on canola cause?

"Hugelkultur" raised-bed gardening that automatically fertilizes for years by magnora7 in farming

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