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Agriculture - farm to fork

Agricultural and food supply policies
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Local food
Food producing systems
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Agricultural and food supply policies

A Framework for Action on Agriculture, 2002 WSSD Johannesburg

high yield sustainable farming** highyieldconservation.org

Reading

Colin Tudge, Feeding People is Easy, Pari Publishing (?2007)


 

Ecosystems and biodiversity


 

Food producing systems

Organic Agriculture in Cuba (pdf) 2006, Karen Chipulina, Winston Churchill Fellowship Report


 

Local food

Britain nearly starved during the war as its food supply chain was so spread out across the empire.
Two reports on the trend to the reverse:

Friends of the Earth Local Food report (pdf) - foe.org.uk
Womens Environmental Network Foodmiles report (pdf) - wen.org.uk