My latest for Takepart.com:
You probably don’t think agricultural intensification could ever be a good thing. And you certainly wouldn’t expect an argument for more of it in a column about wildlife. But here’s the deal: If we don’t figure out how to grow more food on less land, we’re going to have to plow under what little remains of the natural world and turn it into farmland.
The answer, according to a lot of agricultural experts, is sustainable intensification. Basically it means growing more food on less land, but…
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