Agriculture has been losing jobs for decades.
Could things start going the other way?

Deeper topsoil can fight climate change.Amidst the increasing heat and scarcity of water in California, a farmer in Sebastopol has managed to grow $100,000 of food per acre, using one-tenth the normal water, creating four-foot deep topsoil, and getting 5 – 7 crops a year – without plowing, weeding, or spraying.

Reading this feature-length article about his work and the principles behind it, I instantly became more hopeful of the chances for a new agriculture that will thrive despite the warmer and dryer America ahead.

And the market value of crops from these farms supports the local skilled workers needed to produce them.

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