The government’s Agriculture Bill seeks to replace regulation with public money. Who will contest this new protection racket? Read more.
How an animal welfare charity ended up endorsing seal killing – and what this says about our age Read more.
Defending the living world and its people requires a shift from meat to a plant-based diet Read more.
This is George Monbiot’s response to the government consultation document Health and Harmony: the future for food, farming and the environment in a Green Brexit Read more.
A US-UK trade deal threatens to export the horrors of US corporate livestock production Read more.
This is the question everyone should be attending to – where is the food going to come from? Read more.
The attempt to turn the Lake District into a World Heritage site would be a disaster Read more.
Brexit could wreck the British countryside – or it could save it. It depends on getting our voices heard. Read more.
This explains how the rough estimates of the area occupied by sheep in the UK were derived. Read more.
The terrible legacy of European farm subsidies – and how we could use Brexit as an opportunity for something better Read more.
Want to cast someone into the outer darkness? Then give them the environment department, that should be the most important portfolio of all. Read more.
Those who want to leave the EU refuse to make the most crushing argument against it. Here’s why. Read more.
How public money and crazy policies speed water off the land and into our homes Read more.
The agencies supposed to protect the living world have been neutered, and polluters and wildlife destroyers now have a free hand. Read more.