For those in government who believe climate change is our nation’s greatest threat, why do they not address chemical agricultural products such as fertilizers, pesticides and soil fumigants? 437 more words
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Auch die Gräslein können den Acker nicht begreifen, aus dem sie sprießen.
Hildegard von Bingen
Our favourite walk leads across the allotments and passes the fields behind the hedges through a landscape which looks a tiny little bit like it had looked at Hildegard’s times. 1,133 more words
Industrial or corporate farming, as mentioned in yesterday’s post harms bees and contributes to climate change. But what exactly is industrial farming? Industrial farming refers to modern farming methods that endorse chemicals more so than common sense. 1,025 more words
This fascinating report by Compassion in World Farming, examines all of the impacts of industrial farming and makes an excellent case to slam the assertion that it is important to maintain because it is cheaper. 7 more words