"The decline in the agricultural workforce has been just as dramatic as the decline of skylarks," Soil Association policy director Peter Melchett told a news conference, referring to the British bird whose population has fallen sharply
Wednesday, May 17, 2006
British Farmers Facing Extinction With Skylarks
A study released by Britain's Soil Association shows that organic farming can "help reverse a sharp decline in Britain's agricultural workforce, creating on average 32 percent more jobs than conventional farming."
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