UK launches "radical rethink" on food
Organic farming offers a means of improving the sustainability of food production in the UK, organic body The Soil Association told just-food today (10 August).
The UK would be “foolish” if it didn’t consider using GM technology to help food production, according to the National Farmers Union (NFU).
The UK government has failed to introduce decisive policies to tackle the impact the food industry, notably the meat and dairy sectors, has on the environment, according to Friends of the Earth.
The UK government should increase the co-operation between its departments when formulating food policy, the British Retail Consortium (BRC) has suggested.
The UK needs a “radical” rethink of how it produces and consumes its food in order to continue enjoying healthy affordable food in the future, the country's Environment Secretary said today (10 August).