Agriculture-Driven Climate Change
Jonathan Foley Keynotes - The speeches by Jonathan Foley zero in on the agricultural factor as the contributing culprit behind...
As landscapes continue to become significantly altered to grow food, the amount of greenhouse gases released into the earth's atmosphere will also continue to increase.
As a solution to this problem, Jonathan Foley proposes that the world's populations adopt the concept of "terraculture." Terraculture aims to find a healthy balance between providing the world with enough food, while producing it through environmentally friendly methods. Foley summarizes this concepts as farming for the whole planet. With increasing populations and incomes, Foley stresses the need to find a sustainable balance.