Day #4 | “We’ve had enough!”

Journal: 84th International Green Week | Berlin On Saturday (19.1.19) afternoon, farmers, representatives and consumers got together for an organised and peaceful protest against industrialised agriculture. Such protests have taken place yearly since 2011, happen in parallel with the Berlin International Green Week and attract up to 30,000 people. The name of the protest, "We've had … Continue reading Day #4 | “We’ve had enough!”

Reactions to “overexposure of pesticides” article on ToM

  Here are my reactions to today's article about pesticide exposure on ToM: 13 treated for overexposure to pesticides in 5 years 1. Cases of exposure do not specify whether origin of exposure happened on a farm (farmers are the first users of pesticides during application, or a citizen who felt ill after exposure to … Continue reading Reactions to “overexposure of pesticides” article on ToM

Żaqqna ma’ għandiex tkun skip!

Għadni kemm qrajt artiklu fuq il-famus festin tal-iskejjel li nfaħna daqs bużżieqa! Mingħajr ma noqgħodu ndaħħlu politika partiġjana anka fil-kwistojoni tal-ikel li nagħtu t-tfal, naħseb wasal iż-żmien li nibdew nieħdu l-ikel bis-serjeta ġo dal-pajjiż għax waqajna fil-baxx. Sirna naċċettaw dak li għandu jitqies bħala imbarazz...l-inglizi jgħidu "not fit for consumption". Għaliex le, għandna nħabblu naqra … Continue reading Żaqqna ma’ għandiex tkun skip!

Ħsibijiet tal-lum

Is-sajf ta’ Malta  kiefer eh! Ħassejtni ħa mmut għamilt siegħa u nofs insuq u ndur fir-raba. Aħseb u ara dak il-bidwi li kien qed jaħrat u jlesti l-art għal-patata . Veru mhux apprezzat biż-żejjed ix-xogħol tal-bdiewa u l-konsumatur ma’ ghandux idea vaga ta’ kemm hu mportanti x-xogħol tal-biedja. L-ikel importanti, imma zgur li mingħajr il-bdiewa, tkompli tinqered il-ftit … Continue reading Ħsibijiet tal-lum