[Marxism] SOIL ALLIANCE resource hub

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Sun Aug 14 16:19:01 MDT 2016


The SOIL ALLIANCE hub project was launched this year to foster a
radical perspective on  food and fibre production and consumption.

'Soil Alliance seeks to promote  an ongoing  dialogue between rural
and urban based workers of the soil as well as among those who consume
the food and fibre the soil produces. It hopes to  provide news and
analysis in order to encourage and facilitate collaboration among
farming, ecology, locally grown, food movement and climate change
activists.'

In the context of the current trend to impose consumption shibboleths
on agriculture, the SOIL ALLIANCE  tries to capture some of the
reality of working the soil in the face of climate change impacts and
contemporary capitalism.

http://soilalliance.blogspot.com.au/

Recent posts:

Millions face drought and famine in Southern Africa...
Stopping land clearing and replanting trees could help keep Australia cool ...
Venezuela: Slave labour or just growing more food?...
On the Frontline: Climate Change & Rural Communities...
Monsanto Losing Millions as Farmers in India Plant indigenous seed..
Diana Rodgers: Meat is Magnificent: Water, Carbon,...
Fix farming by junking the corporate model
Rural Workers: AUDIO
Water under attack : Reports
Organic Farmers Are Not Anti-Science, but Genetic Engineers often are...
Hunger in Venezuela? A look beyond the spin
Why changing our diet won't save the Earth
Nature is neglected in this election campaign
The effects on soil biology of agricultural chemicals...
Plant varieties: Why are we losing them?
Land grabbing – A new colonialism
Carbon Sequestration on Land – the Government’s Greenhouse Gas Policy
Ruminant livestock and greenhouse gases




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