PAN UK Updates2018-08-06T11:25:23+01:00

PAN UK Updates

Britain’s fourth agricultural revolution: agroecology!

August 5th, 2019|

by Stephanie Williamson, Staff Scientist, PAN UK Launched in July 2019, the latest report from the convenors of the RSA’s Food, Farming & Countryside Commission, entitled Our Future in the Land, could have been yet [...]

London Assembly unanimously adopts Motion to eliminate glyphosate

July 5th, 2019|

By Nick Mole, Policy Officer, PAN UK 2019 is proving to be an amazing year for our Pesticide-Free Towns campaign, as an ever growing number of councils adopt policies that will bring an end to [...]

Seen us on Countryfile? Here’s the detail behind our recommendations

May 26th, 2019|

We were delighted to be featured on Countryfile this week talking about the support British farmers need to move away from pesticides. PAN UK has been working to reduce pesticide-related harms in the UK for [...]

Agricultural pesticide drift contaminates children’s playgrounds

May 21st, 2019|

by Koen Hertoge, PAN Europe and Peter Clausing, PAN Germany Agricultural pesticide drift contaminates children's playgrounds - Image: Shutterstock Fruit and wine production is among the agricultural sectors with the highest pesticide applications. [...]

Agroecology threatens the existence of a toxic pesticide industry

May 7th, 2019|

by Michel Pimbert, Professor of Agroecology and Food Politics at Coventry University Pesticide companies are caught up in a fierce competition for survival. In the current context of global mergers and restructurings, transnational corporations [...]

Candidates of major political parties commit to end Brighton & Hove Council’s use of pesticides

April 25th, 2019|

Brighton & Hove Environment Hustings 2019 Thursday 18th April saw council election candidates from the four main political parties take part in Brighton & Hove’s Environment Hustings, ahead of local elections on 2nd May. Organised jointly [...]

Three small robots and their quest to save the world

April 24th, 2019|

by Sam Watson Jones, co-founder of Small Robot Company and fourth generation Shropshire farmer 'Harry' prototype robot with Sam Watson Jones, co-founder of Small Robot Company, Andrew Hoad, Partner & Head of the Leckford [...]

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