In this book, Maurice J Hladik challenges many of our convictions as organic growers, tackling just about every controversial aspect of growing food.
Canadian Organic Growers, Canada’s largest organic farming organization, has joined 59 other farming associations, seed companies and farmers in a legal action against Monsanto to challenge the chemical giant’s patents on transgenic (genetically modified) seed.
"The challenges facing Cuba over the past few decades have indeed birthed an abundance of wisdom and inspiration for aspiring organic farmers the world over."
It's reasonable to say that ten years ago, many organic consumers were happy to buy organic food, regardless of the quality. But increasingly, today’s organic consumer is a different breed and won’t accept stunted apples, wilted spinach, or stale bread. Organic and high quality. That’s what consumers expect today.