News and Newsletters

Friday, 24 October, 2008

Genetic engineering, fair trade, pesticides and health, the environment and world hunger: behind our plate of food is a hidden world to think about. From 9–12 October, farmers, consumers and scientists from 11 European countries did just that, meeting in the Italian city of Castel San Pietro, near Bologna.

Monday, 13 October, 2008
Jim Wigan

A talk given by Jim Wigan, Co-ordinator of the international Farmers’ Dialogue, it gives a farmer’s perspective on feeding a world accelerating towards nine billion people. Against a background of rising food and energy prices and serious shortages, he emphasised the part that every individual can play.

Wednesday, 20 August, 2008

Finding the means and the motivation (Africa in Search of Answers from within)

Friday, 11 July, 2008

Farmers can make a difference!

Friday, 11 July, 2008
Phil Jefferys

"Farmers, their mission, their work, their difficulties & their hopes" - an opening address given by Phil Jefferys, an Australian farmer at the November 2007 International Farmers' Dialogue in France.

Friday, 11 July, 2008

A stimulating article written by Professor John Hodges

Friday, 11 July, 2008

Beyond Subsistence Farming Africa in search of Answers from within Bungoma, Kenya (postponed from 12-17 February 2008)

Friday, 11 July, 2008

Much has happened at the Farmers’ Dialogue in France over the past few days. There are many issues worthy of special comment.

Friday, 11 July, 2008

Marie-Ginette Constantin, Mayor of La Pommeraye, welcomed 60 farmers from 14 countries and all five continents to the tenth International Farmers’ Dialogue held near Angers in Western France.

Friday, 11 July, 2008

'Facing the challenges of sustainable development, globalisation and the needs of society' International Farmers' Dialogue
November 23-30 2007
La Pommeraye (Near Angers) Western France