Turning Your Lawn into a Victory Garden Won't Save You -- Fighting the Corporations Will

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As a gardener who survived Reagan inflation, I wanted to see how this piece plays out 30 years later. The personal back and front yard family garden is good defenxe. But reality kicks in when attacking world food needs. Globally, we use grains and oilseeds to supplement vegetables and fruits. Growing crops which require larger acreage is not compatible with capitalism. A better farm bill is needed in the US, he says.

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It doesn't matter.  Where is the front?... by John Hanks on Monday, Jun 23, 2008 at 8:05:29 PM