A tale of two farming conferences: the future is 'real' and organic

Melchett, Peter
http://www.theecologist.org/News/news_analysis/2705020/a_tale_of_two_farming_conferences_the_future_is_real_and_organic.html

Publisher:  The Ecologist
Date Written:  08/01/2015
Year Published:  2015  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX17128

Lord Krebs, self-appointed spokesman for industrial agriculture, used the Oxford Farming Conference to attack organic systems for causing more climate change - a claim as demonstrably false as it is ludicrous, writes Peter Melchett. But across the city, the upstart 'real farming' conference was showing the way to a cleaner, greener and healthier future.