Author

Steve Thompson

Steve Thompson

Steve Thompson is the executive director of the National Center for Appropriate Technology, which has been working for a sustainable future since 1976. 

COMMENTARY
Cows in front of a barn

How to end our reliance on synthetic fertilizer – commentary 

By: - April 25, 2022

As the world’s farmers watch the cost of synthetic fertilizer continue to increase, and food prices shatter records kept by the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization, the global food system so many of us have come to rely on is being stressed like never before.  This upheaval in the global food system just demonstrates its […]