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The Road Towards an Oil Free Agriculture

We have passed the global peak of conventional fossil fuel production. Numerous other non-renewable resources will follow a similar decline. Hence, it seems very possible that within a few years, we will witness the collapse of industrial food systems. How should we organise a transition towards more resilient food systems that are completely disconnected from these limited resources, within a short time frame and on a large scale? Who knows how to feed himself without oil? What would a post-industrial food system look like? Continue reading »