“…the stranglehold of corporate Big Ag on the global food system that just four companies – ADM, Bunge, Cargill and Dreyfus – control more than 75 per cent of the worldwide trade in grain.”
“As our ancestors knew very well, control of food is power, a basic truth that we seem to have forgotten.”
“If we want to live in a democracy, we need to take back control of our food.”
The truth about food from “Sitopia : How Food Can Save the World”
Not everybody has access to a large garden or the ability to take on an allotment. Microbed gardens show that it is possible to grow significant amounts of food in small spaces by using intensive planting techniques and good crop management. The idea grew out of Square Foot Gardening which was popular in the US in the 1990s.
Microbed 1, Thursday 7 January 2021 at 7.30pm Please email us for more details or to register your interest.