> I'm a spanish agricultural student near to finish my
> degree, but before get the title of "Agricultural
> engineer" i must do a final work.
> I'm very worried about the agriculture of today, so
> from the beginning of my studies I have read a lot
> about sustainable agriculture, organic farming (I've
> been working in this kind of farms all around Europe)
> and environment. So i know a few about it...
> But I've got a little problem... Nobody here wants to
> listen about it. They are very busy trying to increase
> yields, selling transgenic seeds to poor farmers,
> moving water thousand miles to develop new golf
There are lots of projects out in Spain doing permaculture and such like
have a look at
> I've got some ideas for my final work, but I need to
> know which are the main ideas you think are more
> important to work with...
> New crops used for destilation of organic pesticides
> New tillage techniques against soil erosion
> Development of forrage crops
> Organic periurban farming...
These are all really good ideas and would all make a really good final
project. Another option would be to pick a specific plant and do
detailed research on it, say finding all the sites articles
about the plant and compiling a good review of the plant.
> Please, tell me what is more important for you today.
> Thanks a million for your time and consideration and
> hoping that people will realize how important is to
> take care about our mother nature...
I've passed your email onto the pfaf mailing list
I'm sure someone there will have some good ideas.
All the best
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