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Hemp has many environmental benefits.

Herculean hemp

January 2022

Hemp is the Hercules of the plant world – a remarkable drought-resistant crop that offers environmental benefits for future farming, writes Reese Halter.

Installing solar panels.

Going off-grid

December 2019

Simon Webster investigates what it means to go ‘off-grid’, and what’s feasible.

Should we eat meat?

August 2019

Matthew Evans, aka the Gourmet Farmer, looks at the ethics and science behind eating animals in his new book On Eating Meat

Ethical investing

June 2019

How can ethical investing practices such as divestment from fossil fuels help you and the world?

seed security at risk

New seed security threat

March 2018

A review of the import of brassica seed is a threat to small farmers, seed suppliers and our nation's food sovereignty, says Justin Russell.

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