Olive Trees And The Cry Of The Land

Olive Trees Dying WriterCharles Eisenstein has published an article about the tragic, and puzzling, death of ancient olive trees in the Salento region of Italy. The story gets a bit technical, but his discussion of the wider implications of globalization and the commodification of agriculture bring the story of this blight into perspective. A worthy read if you are at all interested in the cultural and economic impact of industrialized agriculture. Read ithere. Viacharleseisenstein.net