Weekly Link Roundup: Via founding editor Waylon Lewis.
“America needs to reallocate its food subsidies”: 63% goes directly or indirectly to the meat and dairy industries. Less than 1% goes to fruit and vegetable cultivation. Less than 2% goes to nut and legume cultivation. (usmfreepress.org)
Low tides and high tides in Great Britain:
America’s Fertilizer Keeps Blowing Up. It Doesn’t Have To – Europe & Australia long ago recognized the benefits of a fertilizer formula that doesn’t blow up. Here, the chemical industry fought back. (motherjones.com)
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