European Commisson: Listen to farmers!
Many conventional farmers have already voluntarily reduced pesticide use, despite the limited support from public authorities. By learning about their experience, more farmers across Europe can be empowered to adopt sustainable, agro-ecological farming practices. They are fed up with pesticides and this is the support they call for in order to reduce spraying:
Growing a better future: for People and Nature
The series “Growing a better future: for People and Nature” gives more visibility to the challenges and visions of farmers and field workers , especially in relation to the Farm to Fork goals and social justice aspects. The videos portray the food producers as the protagonists of change and highlights their insights for a transition towards more ecological and fair farming practices.
Growing a better future: Young farmers
The series “Growing a better future: Young farmers” portrays the visions and experiences of young farmers across Europe. The videos show concrete examples of how young people struggle to start farming but also how they are in the front line, leading the transitions towards more sustainable food systems.