Archives: Food and farming

COP21 needs to tackle the cow in the room

Molly argues that with agriculture accounting for one third of all emissions, COP21 must ensure farming and food production make a positive contribution to tackling climate change.

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The search is on to find the South West’s favourite local products

Molly has launched a competition to find some favourite food products from the South West. Winners will get the opportunity to showcase their products in Brussels in the New Year.

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Greens say Tories siding with agri-business as they seek to block emissions targets

Molly has criticised her colleague, Julie Girling MEP, for failing to support measures that would help prevent thousands of premature deaths from air pollution.

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Response on bullfighting

As the European Parliament votes on the new budget for 2016, including European agricultural subsidies, Greens argue its time for the EU to stop subsidising bullfighting.

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Greens call for comprehensive ban on cloning

Molly and European Greens will vote for a comprehensive ban on cloning and on allowing cloned animals into the food chain this week.

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