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The2ndWheel Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jan-30-07 12:06 PM
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3. Food = people
No, not soylent green...yet.

The more food we have, the more people we'll have. The more people we have, the more consuming we'll do. The more consuming we do, the more food we'll need. The more food we'll need, the bigger the giant greenhouse. The bigger the giant greenhouse, the more food we'll have. The more food we have, the more people we'll have. And so on.

I figured that we wouldn't actually change anything that we do. Do we need summer quality tomatoes during the winter months? Not really, but the craving must be satisfied.
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  -'Renaissance of agriculture' begins (Greenhouse Agriculture, Maine) jpak  Jan-30-07 10:40 AM   #0 
  - In just a few years they won't even need the greenhouses............  kestrel91316   Jan-30-07 10:54 AM   #1 
  - We grew a beautiful garden here in NE MN last year. I was amazed.  jwirr   Jan-30-07 11:24 AM   #2 
     - I am, too...  GoddessOfGuinness   Jan-31-07 07:17 PM   #9 
  - Food = people  NoMoreMyths   Jan-30-07 12:06 PM   #3 
     - Wrong.  Odin2005   Jan-30-07 07:47 PM   #4 
        - I don't think that's food related  Dead_Parrot   Jan-30-07 08:32 PM   #5 
        - But before they become developed countries  NoMoreMyths   Jan-31-07 08:59 AM   #6 
           - Most developed countries are not nearly as wasteful as the US.  Odin2005   Jan-31-07 03:00 PM   #7 
              - I think NoMoreMyths was trying to point out that ...  Nihil   Jan-31-07 07:07 PM   #8 
 

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