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The food crisis and too much meat

The links between farm animal welfare and the food price crisis

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Nocton dairies - an epilogue

News that Nocton Dairies' pipeline and reservoir applications were both refused by North Kesteven District Council has dealt a final blow to plans for a mega-dairy in Lincolnshire.

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UN urges: eat less meat and dairy for the planet

A new report from the United Nations Environment Programme calls for more sustainable production and consumption of the food we eat.

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Climate change expert: eat less meat to save the planet

Compassion in World Farming welcomes Lord Stern's call for a reduction in global meat consumption. On 27 October Lord Stern, told The Times that 'Meat is a wasteful use of water…

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Killing Fields: the battle to feed factory farms

A new investigation by the Ecologist and a coalition of pressure groups exposes the dark side of soy production for animal feed: deforestation, loss of biodiversity, depletion of…

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How can we feed the world & protect the environment?

On 29 October, Lester Brown, founder of the WorldWatch Institute and Earth Policy Institute, gave Compassion in World Farming's 2009 Peter Roberts Memorial Lecture.

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Government report: eat less meat-tackle climate change

With almost a fifth of the world's total manmade greenhouse gas emissions originating from livestock, & factory farming being the biggest cause of animal cruelty on the planet…

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EU takes radical position on livestock & climate change

The European Parliament's temporary Committee on Climate Change has adopted important amendments that reinforce the need to reduce the greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions generated by…

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Compassion hosts The Free Lunch

Compassion dishes up free and sustainable fare in Brussels highlighting our broken food system

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Changing our diets could save the world

New reports finds our appetite for meat is a major driver of climate change

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