Tag Archives: Agriculture

That’s something I’ve noticed about food: whenever there’s a crisis, if you can get people eating normally things get better..(4/13)

Title: Quote, Madeleine l’Engle In class this week, we talked (and read) about how agriculture ultimately lead to the “big man”, or the leaders that rose to power because they had food, and they were in charge of that food. … Continue reading

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Link Week #2 (1/31)

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=122498255 http://www.nytimes.com/2010/10/05/business/05monsanto.html These two news articles are on the Mosanto seeds. Mosanto is a company that sells genetically modified seeds, pesticides, and herbicides. Apparently, the seeds work great, but the farmers are not allowed to use seeds created by the … Continue reading

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