Robert E. Rhoades is dead. He was a pioneer of agricultural anthropology and wrote extensively on conservation of agrobiodiversity, especially how local people do it. His 1991 National Geographic piece The World’s Food Supply at Risk is a classic.
Crops, animals, wild relatives ...
by Luigi Guarino on March 25, 2010
And easy access to the Brainfood Archive.
Anne Vezina pushes back:
But there are funds for the GM banana. Should the project be stopped? What kind of reasons would warrant taking such a step?
Value for money, perhaps? Have your say!