Viewpoint: ‘Farming is always unnatural’ — German farmers on why the EU needs to stop romanticizing agriculture and start embracing ‘intensive’ farming – Genetic Literacy Project

We get too romantic about farming: “Nature is not gentle. Farming is always against nature. If you don’t do anything, almost only weeds grow in the field, pests eat up what little I can still harvest.”
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/2022/11/22/viewpoint-farming-is-always-unnatural-german-farmers-on-why-the-eu-needs-to-stop-romanticizing-agriculture-and-start-embracing-intensive-farming/

Viewpoint: Anti-technology activists claim coronavirus outbreaks could be exacerbated by intensive farming. Here’s why they are dead wrong – Genetic Literacy Project

It is often asserted that intensive livestock systems increase the risk of zoonotic diseases, and this argument is used to make the case for a switch to more extensive, lower yielding farming practices.
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/2022/07/06/viewpoint-anti-technology-activists-claim-coronavirus-outbreaks-could-be-exacerbated-by-intensive-farming-heres-why-they-are-dead-wrong/