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"GMO to feed growing populations" is a huge unscientific illusion and deceit, because:

- Biotech can impossibly genetically engineer crop plants continuously to keep pace with population growth.

- Higher crop yields require higher plant nutrient inputs. Soil fertility is reduced by higher yields. Natural and artificial fertilisers are limited resources. Mechanised agriculture will decline for lack of fuels and fertilisers in the imminent Post peak-oil period. There is no equivalent alternative to oil, neither quantitavely nor qualitatively .

- Genetically engineered crop plants cannot deal with these problems. On the contrary: the GMOed "qualities" demand more pesticides, whereas the weeds get resistent against the same chemicals. It's a devil's scenario.
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    Agriculture & peak oil:
  • The effects of peak oil
    & Climate:
    & energy:
  • Endstation Hunger - Energiedefizit in der Landwirtschaft - Final destination: Hunger - Energy deficit in Agriculture - Dernière arrêt la faim - le déficit énergétique dans l'agriculture
  • 66/2008 Peak Oil - "The Long Emergency" & "A Post-Oil Man"
    & GMOs - Genetically Modified Organisms...:
  • "Monsanto Defeated by Roundup Resistant Weeds"
    & the "Green Economy":
  • Biomass - the new frontier of the "Greed Economy"
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