[Market-farming] Power over food

Robin Follette list at seasonseatingsfarm.com
Tue Mar 22 10:42:30 EDT 2011


It's from Democracy's Edge.

Robin


From: Beth Spaugh 
Sent: Tuesday, March 22, 2011 10:35 AM
To: 'Market Farming' 
Subject: Re: [Market-farming] Power over food


Not Charlie, but it is from Frances Moore Lappe, I forget which book.

Beth Spaugh
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"Without power over our food, any notion of democracy is empty." - Frances Moore Lappe




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From: market-farming-bounces at lists.ibiblio.org [mailto:market-farming-bounces at lists.ibiblio.org] On Behalf Of William H Shoemaker
Sent: Tuesday, March 22, 2011 10:29 AM
To: 'Market Farming'
Subject: Re: [Market-farming] Power over food


Charlie

 

Are you guoting yourself, or is this something you're quoting from someone else?

 

I just wanted to comment because I think its correct, and an important consideration when our food supply is so centralized. 

 

Bill

William H. Shoemaker

Sr. Research Specialist, Food Crops

University of Illinois - Crop Sciences

St Charles Horticulture Research Center

535 Randall Road, St Charles, IL, 60174

630-584-7254, FAX-584-4610 

wshoemak at illinois.edu

 

 

On Mar 21, 2011, at 12:01 PM, charlie taplin wrote:

-- 

Charlie

"without power over our food,

any notion of democarcy is empty"



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