We hear a lot about the water crisis and the coming water wars. We also hear a lot about climate change. We do not hear as much about a crisis that is just as big, or possibly even bigger. And that’s the loss of topsoil.
Industrial farming is rapidly emerging as a significant cause of micronutrient deficiencies in the population, especially of trace minerals. Soil contains several hundred nutrients and other mineral salts that plants absorb. When we eat these plants, or animals which have been fed on these plants, our bodies retain them. In