Farming, Food and Health

The farm shop that is a 20 year old icon of inspiration

With some disquiet, I’ve just booked to go to the 20th birthday celebration for the iconic, organic Abbey Home Farm Shop and Cafe. Actually a lot of disquiet: 20 years – how, where, why can…

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The Appeasers: David Attenborough and the BBC

I don’t watch nature and wildlife programmes. I must be one of the few people in the country who didn’t watch a single episode of the Blue Planet series and I didn’t regret it for…

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Have your say on how to reform food and farming after Brexit

Do you want farming and food in the UK to be beyond GM, beyond pesticides, beyond the intensive and the industrial? Would you like it to be healthy, fair, ecological and truly sustainable (in the…

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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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