Will peak oil force the localization of agriculture?
Stuart Staniford says no.
Sharon Astyk says yes.
Jeff Vail also says yes.
The forest ecosystem — bugs, soil, logs dead or alive, roots, shrubs, creepers, vines, trees, and all — is one hell of a long-term polyamorous relationship.
This is a crucial election, and the environment is watching.
The Olympics bring their host cities new stadiums, trains, and glistening abs — but which of those benefit them in the long run?