Emissions | Subscribe News

Eating less meat essential to curb climate change, says report

t2s-guardian-meat-consumption

Global livestock industry produces more greenhouse gas emissions than transport but fear of a consumer backlash is preventing action, says Chatham House report

. . . → Read More: Eating less meat essential to curb climate change, says report

Biodiversity | Subscribe News

Bum-breathing turtles ‘at risk of extinction’

t2s-guardian-australia-white-throated-snapping-turtles

Urgent action required to save white-throated snapping turtle amid fears that loss of eggs and hatchlings is crippling the population, says Queensland researcher

. . . → Read More: Bum-breathing turtles ‘at risk of extinction’

Biodiversity | Subscribe News

Cement company blows up limestone hill and renders snail extinct

t2s-guardian-borneo-limestone-pinnacles

Malaysian snail among hundreds of species to become extinct as a result of fishing, logging, mining, agriculture and other activities to satisfy our growing appetite for resources

. . . → Read More: Cement company blows up limestone hill and renders snail extinct

News | Subscribe News

Kale or fracking? Farmers and corporations fight it out for water

t2s-guardian-us-california-drought-9

In California, fracking is taking the water that farmers need. It’s no anomaly. There is a water conflict looming between industry and agriculture

. . . → Read More: Kale or fracking? Farmers and corporations fight it out for water

Emissions | Subscribe News

India air pollution ‘cutting crop yields by almost half’

t2s-guardian-india-air-pollution

Agriculture hit by both urban and rural pollution as wheat and rice yield decrease significantly, study finds

. . . → Read More: India air pollution ‘cutting crop yields by almost half’

Biodiversity | Subscribe News

Biosecurity gaps led to 36 invasive species entering Australia since 2000

t2s-guardian-green-iguana

Invasive Species Council says Australia has not heeded lessons from decision to introduce cane toad in Queensland in 1935

. . . → Read More: Biosecurity gaps led to 36 invasive species entering Australia since 2000

News | Subscribe News

Investing in sustainable agriculture by converting farms to ‘beyond organic’

t2s-guardian-farmland

A San-Francisco based fund aims to target conventional farms and make them sustainable while providing high returns to investors. Can it work?

. . . → Read More: Investing in sustainable agriculture by converting farms to ‘beyond organic’

Climate change | Subscribe News

Humble spud poised to launch a world food revolution

t2s-guardian-netherlands-salt-tolerant-potatoes

Dutch team is pioneering development of crops fed by sea water

. . . → Read More: Humble spud poised to launch a world food revolution

Climate change | Subscribe News

California’s drought creates an unexpected casualty: sports

t2s-guardian-us-california-drought-8

As a result of the recent drought ravaging California, high schools and universities struggle to provide outdoor sports for students

. . . → Read More: California’s drought creates an unexpected casualty: sports

News | Subscribe News

The new green revolution

t2s-guardian-sustainable-agriculture-farmworker

In honor of World Food Day, Rainforest Alliance president Tensie Whelan reflects on what it will take to feed 9 billion people by 2050

. . . → Read More: The new green revolution

A sample text widget

Etiam pulvinar consectetur dolor sed malesuada. Ut convallis euismod dolor nec pretium. Nunc ut tristique massa.

Nam sodales mi vitae dolor ullamcorper et vulputate enim accumsan. Morbi orci magna, tincidunt vitae molestie nec, molestie at mi. Nulla nulla lorem, suscipit in posuere in, interdum non magna.