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Agroecology versus Industrial Agriculture: Infographic

Posted in Models, Tools by Jessica Bird on September 27th, 2012

Source: Nourishing The Planet

Infographic by The Christensen Fund

From the Infographic ‘Soil to Sky: of agroecology versus industrial agriculture’ by The Christensen Fund

In order to feed our world without destroying it, an holistic type of agriculture is needed, and we have a choice. Here we compare the current high-input industrial system with a renewed vision for agriculture: the agroecolocial system. […]

Agroecological strategies can better feed the world, fight climate change and poverty, and protect soil and water while maintaining healthy, liveable communities and local economies. Industrial agriculture contributes to climate change, malnutrition and ecosystem degradation around the planet. It has not delivered on its promise to feed the world.

Go to the post on Nourishing the Planet for a higher resolution version.

2 Responses to “Agroecology versus Industrial Agriculture: Infographic”

  1. emma Says:

    January 21st, 2013 at 7:16 am

    love to buy this as a poster, is it available?

  2. Jessica Bird Says:

    January 22nd, 2013 at 11:30 am

    Hi Emma,
    I’m not sure if the poster is available to buy. It would be best to contact The Christensen Fund, (who created the poster) to find out. It’s a great infographic, good luck!