Following are two disturbing reports on “peak oil” you may not have seen.
They could have a big impact on intensive agriculture regarding costs. May be some opportunities for communities to grow and supply a lot more of their own produce, using permaculture or more sustainable/regenerative farming practices.
Certainly glad that I don’t rely on big tractors and high inputs. Also highlights the futility on the current debate over ethanol/biofuels etc. We need a better answer than that.
Cheers, Graham F.
And another reader, also called Graham, sent me this note:
Some important concepts in here, without endorsing all of it:
And John Quiggin had something on peak oil yesterday: