Agroecology Now Staff

Agroecological chocolate farm

Open Letters to policy makers and to the European Commission : No new science-policy interface for food systems

With its one-dimensional focus on modern science as the gatekeeper of ‘truth,’ the new SPI is in fact designed to exclude many of the knowledges (e.g., Indigenous, experiential, farmers’, tacit, feminine) that are now needed to deal with uncertainty and co-create more just and sustainable food, farming, and land use systems.

August 26, 2021

Book cover

Hot off the press: Resourcing an Agroecological Urbanism

Building on state-of-the-art and participatory research on farming, urbanism, food policy and advocacy, this new book changes the ways food planning has been conceptualised to date, and invites the reader to fully embrace the transformative potential of an agroecological perspective.

March 16, 2021

March for the Life of Women and Agroecology

Announcing “Agroecology in Motion: Nourishing Transformation”

From the acceleration of the climate crisis, the dangerous decline of biodiversity and Covid-19 to the sustained and committed work of social movements to raise agroecology’s profile – agroecology is now gaining recognition and momentum as an alternative to a failing food system.

November 30, 2020

Farm Hack

Farm Hack Shows Us Everything that is Wrong with UK Agricultural Training and Research

Farm Hack is a response to a need – not only for access to often fundamental agricultural knowledge, but also for a different way of organising, relating, and owning in UK farming systems. It is almost entirely in opposition to the agricultural research and educational mainstream, which is predicated on large-scale technologies, top down knowledge transmission, and intellectual property regimes.

November 15, 2019