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Common Ground, Common Future
How Ecoagriculture Can Help Feed the World and Save Wild Biodiversity
- Sara Scherr, EcoAgriculture Partners
- Jeffrey A. McNeely, International Union for the Conservation of Nature
DateNovember 8, 2001
Agriculture v. Conservation? Much of Earth’s biodiversity is at risk. The areas that are home to the greatest numbers of at-risk species are also home to large numbers of rural people, many of them desperately poor. Local agriculture, as the chief provider of food and livelihoods to these people, must expand to meet rapidly growing […]