Category Archives: Farming

Bee action plan welcomed – but tougher action on pesticides still needed

The National Pollinator Strategy published today is a major step towards protecting the nation’s bees, said Friends of the Earth, which led the campaign for a bee action plan. But the environment charity warned that ministers must still do more … Continue reading

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Are Current Farming Methods Risking Boom Or Bust With Food Supplies?

The push for more intensive agriculture to feed a growing global population risks ecological “boom and bust” according to four of the country’s leading ecologists, writing for Friends of the Earth’s “Big Ideas Change the World” project. In a damning … Continue reading

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