11/12/12 The Hunger Games – War on Want report shows DFID using aid funds to support big agri-business


New research from War on Want reveals that the UK government’s Department for International Development (DFID) has been using the aid budget to promote the interests of multinational food companies in Africa – with potentially devastating effects on small-scale farmers and rural communities. Hundreds of millions of pounds of taxpayers’ money are being channelled towards […]

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10/12/12 Food Myth Busters – Everything you need to know to fight the good food corner


We’ve stumbled upon a fantastic website and short film which summarises everything you need to know about why the industrial agricultural system cannot and does not work, and why agro-ecological farming is the way forward. Myth busters take the “industrial farming is the only way to feed the world” myth, perpetuated by the big bucks […]

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