The cruelties of factory farming shelter behind a fairytale image, promoted by advertisers and children’s authors. Read more.
Almost all other issues are superficial by comparison to soil loss. So why don’t we talk about it? Read more.
Allan Savory tells us that increasing livestock numbers can reduce desertification and reverse climate change – but where is the scientific evidence? Read more.
Neonicotinoids appear to have devastating effects across the natural world: we need a global moratorium. Read more.
In an extraordinary coup, farmers’ unions and the UK government have torpedoed the European Soil Framework Directive Read more.
How the perverse consequences of a great idea are destroying the natural world. Read more.
Corrupt, irrational, destructive, counter-productive: this scarcely begins to describe our farming policy. Read more.
How the government’s farming policies have produced a perfectly designed system for flooding your home. Read more.
The hidden and remarkable story of why devastating floods keep happening. Read more.
It’s time we confronted the National Farmers’ Union and the millionaires it works for. Read more.
Why do we ignore the most blatant transfer of money from the poor to the rich? Read more.
Why do farmers’ groups indulge in such ridiculous scaremongering about the restoration of the natural world? Read more.
Robbing the poor, trashing the natural world: Europe’s farm subsidies are an obscenity. Read more.
The poorest taxpayers are subsidising the richest people in Europe: and this spending will remain uncut until at least 2020. Read more.