Capitalist Agriculture or Ecological Civilization

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Mon, 05/21/2018 - 9:00am to 10:00am
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Fred Magdoff Interview


Bill Resnick talks to Fred Magdoff, a soil scientist, on the multiple problems of capitalist agriculture and also the solutions, ecological agriculture and the sweeping changes necessary, sometimes called ecological civilization. Magdoff has written Building Soils for Better Crops: Sustainable Soil Management (2010 3rd edition) available free on the web, and, with John Bellamy Foster, What Every Environmentalist Needs to Know About Capitalism (2011).

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