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Superkalifragilistin_Solidariteit met🇳🇱Landb. retweeted
Out now: #SilentDeath, our cross-border investigation into Europe's pesticide problem and #BiodiversityCrisis. The science is alarming, but the political & industrial resistance to a green transition in #agriculture is huge. Read now: investigate-europe.eu/en/202…
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Nina Klein retweeted
As soon as it comes to binding targets for #pesticide reduction consensus is off for EU member states. Meanwhile the biodiversity crisis is escalating & posinghuge risks to future #foodsecurity in Europe. Important #update on the Brussels state of play by @p_hansens #SilentDeath
Echoing arguments of #agribusiness lobbyists, 12 EU states have strongly opposed plans to cut pesticide use 50% by 2030: 🇧🇬 Bulgaria 🇪🇪 Estonia 🇭🇺Hungary 🇱🇻 Latvia 🇱🇹 Lithuania 🇱🇺 Luxembourg 🇲🇹 Malta 🇵🇱 Poland 🇵🇹 Portugal 🇸🇰 Slovakia 🇸🇮 Slovenia 🇪🇸 Spain investigate-europe.eu/en/202…
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Let the summer begin. First task: Trying to turn an unplanned weekend grounded at home in Belgium to something enjoyable. #SilentDeath #VolkerKutscher
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The proportion of #organic farms has increased steadily in recent years. In 🇦🇹, 1 in 4 ha of arable land is farmed organically, 🇪🇪 & 🇸🇪 are getting there. In contrast, organically farmed fields are a rare find in 🇮🇪 (1.63%), 🇧🇬 (2.34%) and 🇷🇴 (2.86%). #Agriculture #SilentDeath
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There are currently 54 #pesticides in the EU which should be replaced by less harmful substances. But despite recommendations, countries across Europe continue to buy them, risking toxic #WaterPollution and soil contamination. #SilentDeath
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Replying to @HillaryClinton
Funny how you claim lawful gun owners “kill children” but fail to admit that abortion kills millions more children before they get to wear a backpack and go to school. #silentdeath #murder #itsnotmychoice #notmysay
Nel 2014 la comunità di #Mals, in Alto Adige, ha vietato l'uso di #pesticidi nella sua area invasa dalla monocoltura intensiva delle mele. La decisione è stata annullata dal Tar, ma la comunità locale non si arrende. Segui @investigate_eu e scopri la nuova inchiesta #SilentDeath
South Tyrol's apple industry turns over €600m per year. The region grows 10% of Europe's apples - but farmers rely heavily on pesticides to do so. One village has fought for years to slash pesticide use in the province. Soon, a court in Rome will decide: investigate-europe.eu/en/202…
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“Con il #biologico sono tornate le #coccinelle. Certo, sai che se oggi metti il rame e domani piove, dovrai metterlo di nuovo. Ma la terra è terra e dobbiamo amarla” dice Claudia, produttrice di #vino biologico in #Toscana. @investigate_eu #silentdeath redirect.invidious.io/watch?v=xJYaCdMI…
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7⃣ Το αποτύπωμα των φυτοφαρμάκων στη βιοποικιλότητα & την αγροτική παραγωγή έχει οδηγήσει την 🇪🇺 να λάβει πρωτοβουλίες για τη μείωσή τους, παρά τους φόβους για συρρίκνωση της παραγωγής φαγητού. ✍️ @ingel2 #SilentDeath #ΣιωπηλόςΘάνατος investigate-europe.eu/en/202…
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