Alternative farming models, like wood pasture grazing, would allow the UK government to maintain food production while regenerating ecosystems.
Dec. 2, 2020 • ~6 min
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An invisible crisis is brewing in US farm country as the overpumped Ogallala-High Plains Aquifer drains. The key drivers are federal farm subsidies and the tax code.
Nov. 9, 2020 • ~10 min
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If rolled out worldwide, our method could replace a quarter of all the synthetic nitrogen fertiliser used in agriculture.
Nov. 6, 2020 • ~7 min
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Not for the first time, politicians highlight Scotland's potential to generate renewable energy.
Nov. 2, 2020 • ~7 min
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Despite Boris Johnson's newfound enthusiasm for offshore wind farms, the UK risks going backwards on wind power capacity.
Oct. 12, 2020 • ~6 min
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Boris Johnson promises a UK offshore wind revolution – but China holds the monopoly on vital 'rare earth' metals
China has a monopoly on rare earth metals, so where will the materials for the UK's wind revolution come from?
Oct. 7, 2020 • ~5 min
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We must turn pledges into immediate action and restore our ecosystems on a global level.
Oct. 6, 2020 • ~8 min
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New research finds forest regeneration on sheep pasture is an economically viable way to fight climate change.
Sept. 16, 2020 • ~7 min
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AI, robots and other technologies could transform farming – for worse as well as for better.
Sept. 14, 2020 • ~8 min
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