Grow Green
Farming for a Plant-Strong Future

11th April 2019, The British Library, London

Dr Robert Biel, University College London

Robert Biel works at the Bartlett Development Planning Unit, UCL, teaching political ecology and an inter-disciplinary Masters module: ‘Food and the City’.  A practising food-grower, Biel experiments a high-intensity Agroecology, emphasing self-organising natural balances and resilience to climate challenges.  His recent books include The Entropy of Capitalism (Brill/Haymarket 2012), and an open-access Creative Commons e-book: Sustainable Food Systems – The Role of the City (UCL Press 2016), downloadable on http://bit.ly/2gxE7J2 .  He writes regularly for The Ecologist magazine https://theecologist.org/ .