It takes more than 4000 chemicals to grow, process, preserve and pack our foods. We need a thorough rethink of how we can transition out of the era of poisons while being realistic about what we are asking farmers and others to do. The media is now reporting on alternatives to pesticide use by Councils.
Show this powerpoint to your Council and ask them for clean weed control. There are also alternatives to glyphosate in farming. We need informed discussions of where to from here. Excitingly, Dr Jonathan Latham, a US scientist with huge knowledge of the flaws of poison based food, is currently touring Australia. His series of talks matches him with innovative Australian farmers and healthy food advocates to map our way forward.