The good news is that we now have a better understanding of the platform (i.e. systems approach with a soil foundation) that we need to use. It will solve the economic and environmental problems of agriculture as well as the needs for nutrient dense food by our growing population.
Beyond farmers and environmentalists, few people are concerned about what goes on beneath their boots.
An organic farm marketer brought me a strange book to read and I can’t get it out of my mind.
Among the manifold quotes that are attributed to Albert Einstein, are variants along the lines of: "If the bee disappeared off the surface of the globe then man would only have four years of life left. No more bees, no more pollination, no more plants, no more animals, no more man."
If you grow good soil, everything else falls into place.