Banking on seeds


Language: English
Format: Book

The highly productive industrial methods of farming and food processing prevalent in the developed world that has had an overarching influence on the developing world are being questioned Issues have been raised about health and the environment. World food production is wedged between dichotomies of the pressure to feed the population and yet contain the erosion and exploitation of nature's capital. The loss of genetic diversity in the food and agriculture, in other words, referred to, as the biological meltdown is a cause for cancer. It is a well-established fact that the plant and animal genetic diversity is the foundation of sustainable agricultural practice and global good security irrespective of the fact that they are used in traditional farming systems, conventional breeding or new technologies.

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Weight 0.20 kg