Agriculture

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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UK farming’s cost to society

According to the Sunday Times a Treasury committee has found that farming is responsible for £700 million per year of net external costs to society and taxpayers. The Natural Capital Committee (NCC) – made up…

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I read the news today (31/12/16)………

Of course it’s happy new years and good tidings everywhere – well maybe not everywhere; in Italy and the Euro zone the banks are going tits up, not that it will worry the bankers, they…

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