Study suggests nutrient decline in garden crops over past 50 years

Discussion in 'Gardening' started by nimh, Jan 5, 2005.

  1. nimh

    nimh ~foodie~

    http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2004-12/uota-ssn120104.php
    another reason to plant heritage seeds :D
     
  2. gertie

    gertie Senior Member

    too many pesticides and chemical "aid" for agriculture and produce. not enough respect for mother earth.
     
  3. whispers

    whispers sweet and sour

    yeah too much mass produced food with man-made fertalizers....
     
  4. WayfaringStranger

    WayfaringStranger Corporate Slave #34

    is this why my strawberries weigh 2lbs. and taste more like straw then berries?
     
  5. chaos

    chaos Member

    you hit the nail on the head!
     
  6. gertie

    gertie Senior Member

    pretty much.

    we fucked with nature and nature is replaying us the favor.

     
  7. whispers

    whispers sweet and sour

    marketing at its best sell the look over the taste
     

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