Peak everything

Bee colonies are dying off, we're running out of fertilizer, we're depleting the soil, and growth in food production is slowing. It will get worse.

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A farmer in rice paddies in southern Vietnam in 2013.
Gwynne Dyer
Published: Wednesday, 02/04/2015 12:00 am EST
Last Updated: Wednesday, 02/04/2015 12:23 pm EST

Peak oil is so last year. Now we can worry about peak everything: peak food, peak soil, peak fertilizer, even peak bees.

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