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The Silence of the Cows

After watching the wonderful film, ‘the Moo Man’ I have become interested in how cows behave, and how we interact with them. It is not enough to go along with John Berger in his ‘Looking at Animals’ which describes how we have lost touch with nature, and how animals used to be our intermediaries between … Continue reading

The Gap Between Brain and Stomach

The Gap Between Brain and Stomach

The organisation LEAF (Linking Environment and Farming) has carried out a survey on the awareness of food in British 16-23 year olds and the results are truly scary. 2% thought butter came from chickens. Even when shown pictures a further 24% didn’t know. 1% thought milk came from pigs. Almost 40% didn’t know it came … Continue reading