Farming, Food and Health

BORN IN THE FIFTIES, GREW UP IN THE SIXTIES, DESPERATE TO GET THINGS RIGHT

As I’m now seriously old – about as old as some of my friends from school – I have just been reflecting on things from the 60s and 70s – that is 1960s and 1970s…

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Got hacked: what a pain

But its over now. Actually I’m not sure if I got hacked or if the whole Word Press thing was attacked. Anyway, I’ve lost some posts – which is a pain because I don’t manage…

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I read the news today (2/1/17)…………

It started with good news and then dropped off. The good news was that a new study has found organic wine really does taste better; then there was a positive report from a Leicestershire farmer…

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I read the news today (1/1/17)…………..

According to a Treasury committee, UK farming is costing society £700 million per year in net external costs. It’s not clear whether this figure includes  costs caused by the farmed salmon industry where  use of…

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