003 joseph poore

Lecture 3, Feb. 28th, 7:00pm (GMT): Joseph Poore

Title: Food's planetary environmental impacts and an integrated solution

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From data on 40,000 farms in 120 countries, I will explore a solution to food's staggering toll on the Earth. Mandatory environmental labels - displaying emissions, pesticide toxicity, water use, and impact on biodiversity - would make producers accountable for their impacts; support effective taxes and subsidies, and drive the essential transition away from meat and dairy.

If you want to link to a recent paper, here is the link: https://ora.ox.ac.uk/objects/pubs:854765 (free)