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Andrew Wasley
Investigative journalist specialising in food & farming issues, investigations reporter
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Zac Goldsmith Aug 18
20 years ago I published 'The Monsanto Files' which detailed the record of one of the world's most sinister corporations. Their attempt to prevent publication included bullying our printer into pulping the 1st edition. In the end we sold around 150x more than usual.
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Joanna Blythman Aug 9
“Don’t be taken in by an Italian sounding brand name in a supermarket without checking the label or doing some reading. It’s important to know what kind of land use/ farming practices your purchases are funding.’ Informative ⁦
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U.S. PIRG Aug 9
This week, U.S. PIRG is delivering thousands of petition signatures to ’s locations in 13 states across the country. Consumers want to from its beef/pork supply chains
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Dr Martin Bloem Aug 9
"Between pastures and cropland used to produce feed, 41 percent of U.S. land in the contiguous states revolves around livestock."
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Maeve McClenaghan Aug 8
Sepsis is killing a fifth of new-born babies in Malawi. Now antibiotic resistance is making it harder than ever to keep babies alive Important story from
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Andrew Wasley Aug 7
Beef CAFO may have caused E. coli outbreak linked to romaine, FDA says
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Andrew Wasley Aug 5
America’s dirty chicken crisis - salmonella contamination on your plate
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Cahal Milmo Jul 29
Revealed: Heavy toll of injury suffered by slaughter workers in Britain’s £8bn meat industry
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Civil Eats Jul 28
The evidence linking pesticide exposure to childhood cancers and learning and behavioral problems has grown increasingly strong.
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Farm Aid Jul 26
"In the worst possible outcome... losses & farm consolidation accelerated by Mr. Trump's tariffs will make the...1980s farm crisis look like a bump in the road... Smaller operations don’t have the capital to weather a trade war and will be forced to sell... to larger operations."
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Civil Eats Jul 26
In the U.S., almost 52% of fast food workers are on public assistance.
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The Bureau Jul 26
This Saturday in Birmingham: Come to Refuge Woman and see amazing theatre mixed with local investigative journalism! With &
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Andrew Wasley Jul 25
Government ‘ignored warning signs’ on meat inspector shortage
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Ben R. Stockton Jul 23
Interesting story by for on the human impact of having one government department, the USDA, responsible both for food safety and to represent the interests of agribusiness
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The New Food Economy Jul 22
By rejecting a settlement in a case against McDonald's alleging labor-law violations, a judge has left the decision in the hands of President Trump appointee, Peter B. Robb. has the story.
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Andrew Wasley Jul 22
Safety controls on food imports at risk from no-deal Brexit, says report
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Andrew Wasley Jul 21
Jessica Robertson got sick working as an inspector at a poultry plant. Now she’s speaking out to defend workers exposed to chemicals. by
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Bill Marler Jul 19
CDC-FSIS disclose Salmonella outbreak traced to raw turkey
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Andrew Wasley Jul 19
Despite antibiotic growth promotion bans in U.K and U.S livestock farming a global problem remains
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Andrew Wasley Jul 17
Foreign beef can legally be labeled 'Product of U.S.A.' It's killing America's grass-fed industry.
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