See earlier post on Organic Farming
Also check the INDEPENDENT article on Food Miles
Here's a debate at the WAITROSE site.
Q39) Read resource 16 on p.21 of the booklet.
Access a couple of websites which give information about Organic Farming.
- Wikipedia article
- DEFRA site
- SOIL ASSOCIATION
- Why ORGANIC ? site of Soil Association
- Take a virtual tour of an organic farm at FARM TRAILS
The poster / table / mindmap has to EXPLAIN the following:
- What is organic farming ?
- Why do some people say this is more SUSTAINABLE than traditional farming ?
Is organic always the best option ?
This is a complicated issue !