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[Reading] ➷ Consumed Author Sarah Elton – Baien.me What happens on this planet over the next four decades has the potential to fundamentally alter life as we know it The world population is expected to reach nine billion people by 2050— that’ s ni[Reading] Consumed Author Sarah Elton Baien.me What happens on this planet over the next four decades has the potential to fundamentally alter life as we know it The world population is expected to reach nine billion people by 2050— that’ s ni What happens on this planet over the next four decades has the potential to fundamentally alter life as we know it The world population is expected to reach nine billion people by — that’ s nine billion hungry humans in need of food The challenge of feeding this rapidly growing population ha.

S already been made greater by climate change which will wreak havoc on the way we produce our food Disruptions to industrial scale agriculture along with rising sea levels will create millions of environmental refugees fleeing their homes in search of nourishment and safety We have also lost touch with the soil— few of us grow our own food or even know where it comes from— and we are at the mercy of the multinationals that control the crops with little foresight about the damage their methods are inflicting on the planet This puts our very future a.

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Unknown Bindingî Consumed Kindle å Sarah Elton is an award winning and bestselling author and journalistSarah has written four books and edited one anthology Locavore From Farmers’ Fields to Rooftop Gardens How Canadians Are Changing the Way We Eat and Consumed Food for a Finite Planet both explore sustainability and our foodHer latest book is for young people and is titled Meatless A Fresh Look at What You EatThe first boo.

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  • Melissa

    Unknown Bindingî Consumed Kindle å consumed kindle, Consumed PDFEPUBFascinating global look at food Ultimately hopeful


  • Nicolette

    Unknown Bindingî Consumed Kindle å consumed kindle, Consumed PDFEPUBMy knowledge of the agriculture industry is extremely rudimentary having only read a few non fiction introductions to the industry as well as texts regarding food waste local growing and supply chains I believe the issue of food scarcity popul


  • Harpercollins Canada

    Unknown Bindingî Consumed Kindle å consumed kindle, Consumed PDFEPUBThursday night A sharp rap on my door signifies the delivery of a week’s worth of fresh fruit vegetables milk and eggs from Fresh City Farms in Toronto It feels like Christmas as I pop open the lid of an old wooden wine box to find a new selection of fruits and vegetables – many in season and locally sourced; some even coming f


  • Ietrio

    Unknown Bindingî Consumed Kindle å consumed kindle, Consumed PDFEPUBElton has all the smarts of a 10 year old who has read the Reverend Malthus' book Hopefully by the time Elton gets 15 he will get to read that although Malthus' research is good his conclusions were proven wrong before the end of the 19th century


  • Mirriam Seddiq

    Unknown Bindingî Consumed Kindle å consumed kindle, Consumed PDFEPUBInteresting but super repetitive It could have been 100 pages shorter and still made its point But otherwise very informative


  • Lindsay Anderson

    Unknown Bindingî Consumed Kindle å consumed kindle, Consumed PDFEPUBmy favorite book I read this year wonderful story telling interwoven in with great facts and ideas surrounding the industri


  • Robin Tierney

    Unknown Bindingî Consumed Kindle å consumed kindle, Consumed PDFEPUBAnyone concerned about food our world's increasingly broken and failing food systems andor independent farming should read this Excerpt from the Seeds section re traditional vs chemical rice farming High yields have come at a cost Hybrid rice reuires a lot of chemical fertilizers and pesticides many found Traditional rice doesn’t like chemicals If you fertilize traditional varieties with nitrogen to increase yields the plants tend to topple over under the weight of the larger seed heads But t


  • Ryan

    Unknown Bindingî Consumed Kindle å consumed kindle, Consumed PDFEPUBHere are some of my favorite clipsOrganic farming creates 30% jobsImplicit subsidies – come from a failure to price things at their true cost Fossil fuels pesticides fertilizersFood has a relative inelastic demand curve everybody needs to eat and they will buy food regardless of priceIt wouldn’t be good for society if farmers went out of business so over the last 100 years governments have stepped in to try to help with this market failure We have ag


  • Jeanne

    Unknown Bindingî Consumed Kindle å consumed kindle, Consumed PDFEPUB45Upon first glance this book doesn't look like much Of course the cover is rather intriguing but if it hadn't been for class I wouldn't have picked this book up and read it all the way through Even with class I was tempted to leave it only half read And all I have to say to that is I'm glad that I did not leave it half readThis book really opened up my eyes about the current food systems in our world I had always known our system was flawed being an international studies student but aside from the mistreatment of animals which isn't even covered in this book and workers I didn't know many said flaws And before this book I didn't think sustainable farming would stand a chance against the industrial sortNow I find myself totally on the side of sustainable farming as every argument she raised she backed with exa


  • Teri L.

    Unknown Bindingî Consumed Kindle å consumed kindle, Consumed PDFEPUBGood survey of the issues involved local and regional food systems that have been decimated over the last several decades We are now left with thriving international and national food systems but we often have a hard time getting food produced locally say within a few hundred miles to populations who want to consume them If you care about eating good healthy nutritious food or if you care about food security or if you want to help money stay in your area rather than sending it to large corporations then read this book Pay attention to the uality of the food you consume celebrate the farmers who produce it and become in tune with nature and seasons


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