The Future of Food and Farming Priority 6: Promote sustainable intensification.

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The Future of Food and Farming: Challenges and choices for global sustainabilityUK Government Office for Science 2011Executive Summary From the IntroductionProject aim: to explore the pressures on the global food system between now and 2050 and identify the decisions that policy … Read More

Growing of transgenic crops can contribute in all three traditional pillars of sustainability — economic, environmental and social.

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Review article The role of transgenic crops in sustainable development Julian Raymond Park, Ian McFarlane, Richard Hartley Phipps and Graziano Ceddia School of Agriculture, Policy and Development, University of Reading, Reading, RG6 6AR, UK Summary The concept of sustainable development … Read More

Group-think in action: Greens who don’t toe the party line vilified by traditional sections of the environmental movement.

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 In the Pundit’s opinion, serious difficulty with solving global environmental problems is lack of open-minded and objective evaluation of all of the options on the table. Another difficulty is that without full knowledge about how the world works, without practical … Read More

Biodiversity world tour event at Nagoya Japan –save forest for nature by working from the ground up not top-down

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GMO Pundit participated in a session running in parallel with the conference of parties (COP) biodiversity discussions that occurred last week in Nagoya, Japan. He had an opportunity to frame some points to make to the delegates who are interested … Read More