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The impact of a decision on 23rd June to leave the European Union will have a big impact on British agriculture. Yet food issues don’t yet feature in most arguments about whether we should remain or or leave the EU. Continue reading →
We aim for all our children to enjoy tasty, healthy meals . . . and eat them in good company.
1950 on the left:
Global life expectancy was 46 years.
In Africa the average was 36
In India 35 years
2015 on the right:
Global life expectancy is 71 years.
In Africa it is 61 (same as Japan in 1950)
In India it is 68 (close to the healthiest country in 1950 – Norway with 72) pic.twitter.com/7mtheYLsXK
3 hours ago
ME: ‘Eating less meat is probably a good thing for the planet.’
24hrs later vegans & zero carbers still angrily argue on my feed.
(Note: ‘Less’ does not mean ‘none’.)
Science rarely fits extreme narratives. In our world today maybe that’s why there is growing mistrust of it?
1 day ago