corporation and as a result stopped existing to be traditional family farms where the farmers own the land. The world’s population is a continuous growth and is always waiting natural disasters and it’ll continue to grow for the next few decades, but the growth rate that continues to decline. Global life expectancy more than doubled in the twentieth century. Despite a tripling of world population, global health and productivity have exploded. World population growth rate has steadily declined. Problems typically associated with overpopulation that are more properly identified as problems of poverty. Kirschenmann suggests utilitarian science has separated us from nature. Utilitarian science believes that nature is to be used by humans bit use has led to abuse. The protectionist ethic is bankrupt, the reason being it failed to prescribe any standard for agriculture that views nature as anything other than a static, mechanistic structure that can be and ought to be controlled by humans with technology.
In some of the aspects of similarities, they are not so different that farm animals compared to crops. Meat consumption is increasing and for the past 50 years or some, it has grown in a rapid rate at a tripling rate. Due to this higher consumption rates, herders and livestock producers across the globe have to manage more than 26 billion animals at any one time, tripling the amount from 1970s. Most nutritionists encourage the people consuming
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- Spring '15
- World population, Livestock, utilitarian science, poor uneducated people, prescribed value chain