We need to fix food

clock • 5 min read

Our food system is driving climate change, biodiversity loss and poor health - government leadership is needed to change course, argues Pukka Herbs' co-founder Sebastian Pole

It's no secret that our current food system is driving climate change, biodiversity loss and poor health. Our food is grown at a cost; modern agriculture is contributing to over 25 per cent of global carbon...

To continue reading this article...

Join BusinessGreen

  • Enjoy exclusive news, insights and analysis from Europe’s leading source of information on the green economy and business.
  • Make smart, responsible business decisions with an eye on the latest regulatory and tech developments
  • Stay in the know with our overnight briefing, expertly curated help you run a competitive and sustainable business
  • Tap into our extensive archive of exclusive articles, news, analysis and guides
  • Access our Intelligence Reports and exclusive data-rich studies on business-critical aspects of the green economy (BG Advanced members only)
  • Choose from 3 paid membership levels or start a 7-day no strings trial

Join nowTry 7 day trial

 

Already a BusinessGreen member?

Login

More on Policy

Credit: Wildlife Trusts

Environmental Improvement Plan: World leading ambition or business-as-usual?

Reheating the same old promises and expecting different results in the 'very definition of insanity', warns the Wildlife Trusts' Craig Bennett

Craig Bennett, Wildlife Trusts
clock 02 February 2023 • 5 min read
Credit: iStock

EU unveils Green Deal Industrial Plan to boost Europe's clean tech competitiveness

Global green investment race heats up further, as European Commission confirms plans for major new clean tech policy package

Michael Holder
clock 01 February 2023 • 6 min read
Credit: iStock

Environmental Improvement Plan: Six key takeaways

From farming subsidy reform to the role of private investors, the government's new Environment Improvement Plan has significant implications for the green economy

Cecilia Keating
clock 01 February 2023 • 19 min read