It seems the Brexetian repercussions are endless. This last exeposè illustrates the UK government’s opportunities for reform as negotiations involving agriculture continue digitally throughout the pandemic, with big names and a large petition advocating reform.
The University of Exeter and local NGO plant thousands of trees in the Amazon Ran by the University of Exeter and local NGO Instituto Ouro Verde (the ‘Institute of Green Gold’), the project has planted thousands of trees in the Amazon’s “arc of deforestation”. Almost 150 acres of former rainforest land has been converted to […]
A new study by scientists at the University of Exeter may help the British farming industry, which is struggling with the impacts of bovine Tuberculosis (bTB). The study recognises the “significant economic burden” of bTB and aims to “explore the potential for landscape management to contribute to bTB control.” Since 2002, half of British dairy […]
‘Cranky’, ‘loony’ and ‘bizzare’. This was the media’s level-headed response last week to comments made by Kerry McCarthy, Labour’s new Shadow Secretary for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs. Following her appointment to Jeremy Corbyn’s Shadow Cabinet, comments made during an interview in April with animal rights magazine Viva!Life were dug up and published as ‘news’. […]