Debate Questions

The invitation went out to the CEOs on December 21, 2014!  We hadn’t heard back from the CEOs by Feb. 1st, so we addressed the first few debate question by noting their public pronouncements and advertisements and wove those into our answers.  As you can see, we did this through April. The rest of the questions remain!

JANUARY – Is Big Ag or Agroecological Farming better for family farmers?

MARCH – Does Big Ag or Agroecological Farming feed more people in the world?

APRIL – Does Big Ag or Agroecological Farming provide better jobs?

Does Big Ag or Agroecological Farming provide healthier food?

Is Big Ag or Agroecological Farming more resilient in the face of disasters and extreme weather?

Does Big Ag or Agroecological Farming maintain more biodiversity?

Does Big Ag or Agroecological Farming result in more use of pesticides?

Does Big Ag or Agroecological Farming foster a more democratic society?

Is Big Ag or Agroecological Farming better for the natural world?

Will Big Ag or Agroecological Farming increase soil fertility over time?

Is Big Ag or Agroecological Farming better for spiritual, emotional and physical health?

Does Big Ag or Agroecological Farming foster healthier communities and economy?