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The perils of industrial farming

The Guardian is running a series by Felicity Lawrence about how we're all mugs for going for this industrial farming thing. If only we actually counted up things properly we'd find that near peasant, organic, agriculture would be much better than this pesticide laden monoculture. This ignores the fact that we have a method of adding up all the costs. The price system. That's actually what it does for us - measures all the costs of something.
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