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But all that vast expanse of farms require inputs of fertilizer, herbicide, pesticide, and fuel to run, all petrochemical.

Without cheap energy those 1,000 acre (404 hectare) farms are just big weed patches.

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by ATinNM on Tue Oct 31st, 2006 at 11:56:58 PM EST
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