Our weekly Twitter round up of great content from our kindred network: a Friday treat for your weekend reading pleasure. Enjoy what we’ve found for you on twitter.
Complete nonsense. Editors need to take more responsibility for what is published on their platforms. Calling for increased production on the back of land drainage considering sea level is rising, we have more extreme rainfall …..1/4https://t.co/yTHiQQW9QI #agriland
— JAMES MORAN (@MORANEnv) September 5, 2021
97% of farms that have diversified found the change increased profitability, showing #multifunctional agriculture can benefit existing businesses
Social farming is an excellent example, also providing non-economic benefits
— CARE-T-FARMS (@CARE_T_FARMS) September 7, 2021
European civilization is built on ham and cheese, which allowed protein to be stored throughout the icy winters.
Without this, urban societies in most of central Europe would simply not have been possible.
This is also why we have hardback books. Here's why. 1/ pic.twitter.com/cU9Y9ZyrNC
— Incunabula (@incunabula) September 6, 2021
New report presents dismal picture of Nitrogen air pollution in Ireland @EPAResearchNews:
– Critical loads on ecosystems exceeded by >2x
– Only 1 hi-quality monitoring station!
– Impacts ⬆️ esp due to ⬆️ agri N input
– Need Industrial licensing of big agrihttps://t.co/NHCe8g80gh pic.twitter.com/7uOtgd8xdR
— Paul Price (@swimsure) September 7, 2021
Report, seen by @noteworthy_ie, shows over 250,000 tonnes of manure is being currently produced by the poultry industry in Monaghan alone🐔
— Maria Delaney (@mhdelaney) September 8, 2021
The vote on #EUFarm2Fork is on Thursday and Friday in @EP_Agriculture & @EP_Environment, and in October in plenary. Although this is not a legislation, it will set the objectives of the EU Parliament for our farming and food system. See here what the NGOs have to say: https://t.co/bL1AlMCuR8
— Juliette Leroux (@JujuSGL) September 7, 2021
Yesterday I presented the @EUauditors special report on CAP & climate and key findings on livestock at @boell_eu: https://t.co/XZlF2RvBWU (my presentation starts ~23:00) Download our full report here: https://t.co/dDTJ7gYzh5
— Jonas Kathage (@JKathage) September 9, 2021