Exclusive: Food, Inc. – A Review by Tricia Orr

Sent to DS by the author; thanks, Tricia.

by Tricia Orr
Guest Writer, Dandelion Salad
August 9, 2009

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Last night, I went to see the documentary everyone is talking about – Food, Inc., which clearly juxtaposes modern, industrialized agriculture with local, organic agriculture. Or at least that’s what I thought going into the film.

Now, most people would already agree that organic, pesticide-free vegetables are preferable to chemically-treated vegetables, and that farmers should be allowed to save their own seeds without Monsanto trying to sue them. The film’s focus on organic vegetables as a superior food source is not controversial.

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