Yearly Archives: 2018

Toxicity of glyphosate-based herbicides and other pesticides

The long-awaited research report is out!  Seralini et al the authors.  And the news is as has been rumoured:  It’s not the glyphosate that’s the main problem; it’s the formulants. … Read on

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A letter to Michael Gove concerning Trade and Parliamentary Sovereignty

Dear Michael Gove May I thank you for taking the time to attend the Oxford Real Farming Conference, both to address the full audience, and in closed session. This was … Read on

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Is the tide really turning?

Colin Tudge is elated by this year’s Oxford Real Farming Conference – but also, with further reflection, profoundly depressed. At least eight-hundred-and-fifty people turned up to Oxford’s Town Hall on … Read on

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Colin Tudge interviews Secretary of State Michael Gove MP

The need to be radical, the Neoliberal state we’re in and what to do about it – these themes and more are put to Michael Gove in an 8 minute … Read on

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Michael Gove at the Oxford Real Farming Conference 2018

Michael Gove in conversation with Zac Goldsmith followed by Q&A – the recording of the session can be found here

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SoS Michael Gove at the ORFC: a reason for hope?

This year for the first time we went party political (obvious reasons:  there’s so much happening/about to happen that affects real farming inc Brexit and the loss of a wealth … Read on

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