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A worker wraps an iceberg lettuce at a lettuce plantation in Pulpi, near Almeria, southeast Spain February 13, 2017. Picture taken February 13, 2017. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Many in Southern Spain's migrant workforce have long been alleging systematic exploitation from employers. Clare...

Protesters against Argentina’s hunger crisis gather for a brew, 5 September 2019.  ​They had camped out overnight in front of the Ministry of Social Development in Buenos Aires. CAROL SMILJAN/NURPHOTO/PA

Why is hunger growing in a country known as an agricultural powerhouse? Amy Booth reports from Buenos Aires...

Glyphosate and Roundup: a Monsanto protestor. Photo: Donna Cleveland, CC-BY-2.0

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After decades muddying the science, Monsanto may at last account for its weedkiller’s effects, writes Claire...

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The Guardian repeats the myth that becoming vegan is the ‘single biggest way’ to reduce your impact on Earth....

Peasants feed world: examples of the rich variety of foods produced by peasant farming.

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Peasants, not industrial agriculture, are the way to feed the world, argue Pat Mooney and Nnimmo...

agriculture robots

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Precision agriculture is where it’s at – according to the corporate giants. Jim Thomas inspects their plans...

Indigenous people, set to be robbed of their land rights, took their protest to Brasilia – to be rebuffed by armed forces.

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Vanessa Baird writes on how agribusiness has mounted a coup against rural Brazilians.

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In Italy, organic farmers are helping to keep pollinators – and crops – flourishing.

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By introducing bee hives to their fields, Indian farmers are improving productivity – and lives.

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The time has come for rural communities to play an important role in the country, reports Tamara Pearson.

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Peasant farmers resisting the violence of agribusiness. By Nils McCune.

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The farmers are putting their lives on the line in the struggle to grow our food, writes Ben O’Hanlon.

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The country has fought off big agribusiness and promoted agroecology, explains Nick Dearden.

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Aisha Dodwell argues that such schemes only line transnationals’ pockets.

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Nithin Coca looks at the causes of an unfolding environmental and health catastrophe.

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Alison Homewood on the doc that’s turning people vegan in droves. 

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