"Humankind, despite its artistic abilities, sophistication and accomplishments, owes its existence to a six-inch layer of farmable soil—and the fact that it rains!" –
What will food and agriculture look like in 2030? The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering & Medicine (NASEM) .
What do we think? We think that while scientists might be able to create synthetic “foods” in a lab—like , a liquid “food replacement substance,” and , that’s not the direction we should be headed.
We think the most important scientific breakthrough to achieve in agriculture by 2030 is to figure out how to reverse soil loss and rapidly regenerate our farming and grazing lands. Especially because the United Nations that at current rates of erosion, we’ll run out of farmable soil in 60 years. And it’s doubtful we can live on planet .
Please help us this message with the NASEM: The future of food lies in regenerating our soil, through organic and regenerative farming and land-use practices.
Also . . . we’ve asked three preeminent regenerative agriculture scientists to submit white papers to NASEM on regenerative agriculture and land use. Please support their work by voting for them.
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