Category: farming

Mad Cows Are Back

Mark Purdey’s explanation of the origins of BSE is gathering weight

Small is Vulnerable

The supermarkets could kill organic farming’s potential to revolutionise the foodchain

Loss Leaders

The Competition Commission has given the superstores permission to destroy the rest of Britain’s food economy

Death to the Small

The corrupt Ministry of Agriculture is deliberately wiping small farmers out

A Seedy Business

Old plant varieties have been criminalised by a series of draconian laws intended to protect big corporations

Mad Farm Disease

BSE is just one symptom of the insanity governing British agricultural policy

Seize It Back

Many of the world’s most pressing problems arise from the enclosure of land.