Category: food

The Last Straw

A new generation of biofuels turns out to be another environmental disaster

Feeding Frenzy

Why is it still acceptable to eat the endangered large predators of the sea?

A Lethal Solution

We need a five-year freeze on biofuels, before they wreck the planet.

The Water Boom Is Over

Global freshwater supplies could start to determine whether or not we can feed ourselves.

Not Enough Fish in the Sea

Not Enough Fish in the Sea We need omega-3 oils for our brains to function properly. But where will they come from?

Feeding Crime

If governments really want to improve law and order, they should ban adverts for junk food

Worse Than Fossil Fuel

Biodiesel enthusiasts have accidentally invented the most carbon-intensive fuel on earth

Growing My Own

Boycotting the superstores means taking on five allotments

Fallen Fruit

An insane European ruling will be the final straw for the English apple

Free Trade Fundamentalists

The world is being run by a group of fanatics, who’ll destroy anything for the sake of “free” trade

Bashing Small Shops

A proposed new tax will make life even harder for the independent foodstore