Wednesday, July 5, 2017
The future of humanity may depend on organic farming.
The future of humanity may depend on organic farming. Prince Charles has warned that the ‘very future of humanity’ may depend on organic farming. Speaking as he celebrated the 70th anniversary of the Soil Association in London, the heir to the throne insisted that eco-friendly practices, which had once seemed so controversial, were now backed by ‘sound science’. He warned that they may be our only hope of reversing the drastic damage being caused to the environment, which could see large swathes of farmland destroyed forever ‘within sixty harvests’. Charles, who has long practiced organic farming himself as well as being an advocate of it. source