Genetic Modification in our food: the gloves come off

Nothing more clearly illustrates the division between old fashioned green thinking & the modern sustainability movement than Genetically Modified food. A recent clash of Tweets between author Mark Lynas (“The God Species“) and Dr Vandana Shiva (author “Soil Not Oil“) exposes just … Continue reading

“Future Scenarios” by David Holmgren

ISBN 978 1 900322 50 8. “Future Scenarios – How communities can adapt to peak oil and climate change” by David Holmgren was published by Green Books in 2009. Although only three or four years old this book already looks dated … Continue reading

“Cradle to Cradle” by Michael Braungart & William McDonough

ISBN 9780099535478. “Cradle to Cradle – Remaking the way we make things” by Michael Braungart and William McDonough was published by Random House/Vintage in 2008 & 2009 (originally by North Point Press in the USA in 2002). We enjoyed one huge … Continue reading