The value of Soil
Here is a short video that tells you a lot about the value of soil in just 4 minutes.
Symphony of the Soil
UNCTAD: Wake up before its too late!
A United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) report on Trade and Environment published on September 18th calls for radical changes in agriculture and food production. Farming in rich and poor nations alike should shift from monoculture towards greater varieties of crops, reduced use of …
European Parliament wants a little less agro-fuels
FAO: one-third of world’s food wasted annually
Healthy and green diets go hand in hand
Global Soil Week in Berlin
Ein Dorf mitten in Berlin?
EU parliament to vote on “bio”-fuel subsidies
Syngenta sues EU Commission over bees
The world’s leading pesticide producer, Syngenta is taking legal action against the European Commission’s recent decision to suspend the use of thiamethoxam. According to the Basel-based agrochemical group, the decision was taken “on the basis of a flawed process, resulting in an inadequate and incomplete assessment …