EU Moves To ‘Green’ Its Farms In Radical Reform Bid

EU Moves To ‘Green’ Its Farms In Radical Reform Bid

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Green algae invasion, Brittany, France. Photo source: ©© Cristina Barroca

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The EU called for a greener, fairer farm policy Wednesday as it moved to radically overhaul its Common Agricultural Policy (CAP).

The reforms would potentially lead to an agricultural U-turn, putting Europe’s 12 million farms on the road to “sustainable practices” after years of free for all…

Read Full Article, France 24 / AFP

Toxic Algae Turns Brittany’s Beaches Green

Wild Boar Deaths Linked To Green Algae

Wave Of Toxic Green Beaches, Brittany, France; By Sharlene Pilkey

53 000 mètres cubes d’algues vertes collectés sur les plages bretonnes cet été, Le Monde
La prolifération des algues vertes “est principalement liée à des concentrations élevées de nitrates dans les eaux, apportés par les activités humaines, en particulier l’agriculture”, selon l’Agence de sécurité sanitaire de l’environnement (Anses).

Algues vertes : des végétaux marins avides d’engrais azotés, Le Figaro

Les Algues Vertes Coupables De La Mort Des Sangliers, Le Figaro

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