A Carrot Is a Carrot – or Is It? | Inter Press Service

BUDAPEST, Jul 28 2014 (IPS) – Food security is often thought of as a question of diversifying supply and being able to move food through areas plagued by local scarcity, relying on the global economic system – including trade and transport – as the basis for operations.

 

But there is a growing current of opinion that the answer lies much closer to home, by creating locally resilient food supplies which are less dependent on global systems and therefore on the political and economic crises that afflict these systems.

Source: www.ipsnews.net

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