Organic Farming in UK Law
Books & Journal Articles
Agriculture--doing what comes naturally: the government of Mauritius is encouraging small and medium enterprises to abandon intensive agriculture and concentrate on organic farming to increase food security.
...For decades, Mauritian farmers have pumped pesticides and other chemicals into the soil to produce sugar cane, vegetables and fruits but, in doing so, they have damaged it. Now, however, the island is promoting organic and natural farming to revive......
The power, politics and profit of small-scale farming: as the debate between organic and biotech methods rages, many argue that the real issue comes down to control and autonomy.
...The weather may be dreary and drizzly on this wintery day in Cape Town, but Zandile Hlangwana lights up like the sun when asked about her upcoming harvest. Aged 25, Hlangwana started farming just a few months ago in South Africa's fertile Western Cap......
Scaling as an Organizational Method: Ethnographic Explorations of Two Danish Sustainability Organizations
Organization studies have shown limited interest in the part that scaling plays in organizational responses to climate change and sustainability. Moreover, while scales are viewed as central to the...
....... Finally, a recent report by UNEP providing an analysis of 114 organic farms projects in 24 countries, concluded that organic farming yielded ......
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Law Firm Commentaries
Aberdeen Bypass Back On Track
...... were concerned that the proximity of the AWPR would threaten their organic farming business. Their objections were predominantly based on purported ......
Survey finds rise in food safety concern from public in United Kingdom
Consumers in the United Kingdom are increasingly concerned about food safety, according to a survey recently published. The report, from Lloyd’s Register, was compiled from online research of 1,000......... they are “not confident at all” that food products labelled as organic are grown or reared using organic farming methods. A total of 71 percent ......
What Does Your Bank Owe You?
...... husband and wife team, who were also partners in an award-winning organic farming business which they built from scratch, Linscombe Farm. In 2006 ......
FSA seeks views on transition of EU law ahead of Brexit
The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has opened a comment period on the approach to converting EU law for food and feed safety into UK law when the United Kingdom leaves the European Union next year. Th.........Farming and organic food production featured in the first batch. Food and Drink ......
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