Archives: Food and farming

‘Vacuous’ government reassurance to British farmers, says Green MEP

Molly has criticised as ‘vacuous’ comments made by Defra secretary Andrea Leadsom about the future of food and farming.

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Kill off pesticides not biodiversity, say Green MEPs

The UKs Green MEPs have written to the Agricultural commissioner and EU ministers urging them to close a loophole that permits the use of pesticides on so called Ecological Focus Areas.

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Rejection of GMOs in European Parliament welcomed by Greens

Molly has welcomed the fact the European Parliament followed the Greens lead and voted to object to 5 pending GMO authorisations.

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Fake Transparency: The Trend Towards ‘Secure Reading Rooms’

Molly writes for Huffington Post on how corporations are preventing access to critical information needed to help decision makers work in the public interest.

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Green MEP joins calls for radical farming reforms

Molly has echoed calls for radical reforms to agriculture as the UK prepares to leave the EU.

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