A 50-Year Farm Bill: Perennial Plants and Ecosystem-Based Agriculture
Perennial plants might play a big role in the future of U.S. agriculture and the Farm Bill, ushering us out of the “Age of Monoculture.”
Originally published in 2007, “Food Fight” is Daniel Imhoff's highly acclaimed primer on the complex issues contained within the Farm Bill. Now in a newly updated and expanded edition, Imhoff looks ahead at this important issue, as the debate for 2012 is already underway.
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A drive through rural North America can appear eerily sterile in the current Age of Monoculture — feed corn, soybeans, wheat, or cotton as far as the eye can see.