Crop Yields of Organic Agriculture Are Higher Than Previously Thought

Just out from my colleagues at UC Berkeley:

“A systematic overview of more than 100 studies comparing organic and conventional farming finds that the crop yields of organic agriculture are higher than previously thought. The study, conducted by UC Berkeley researchers, also found that certain practices could further shrink the productivity gap between organic crops and conventional farming.

http://newscenter.berkeley.edu/2014/12/09/organic-conventional-farming-yield-gap/