Can we farm without insecticides?

Agricology Discussion Tent

Cutting Pesticide Use to Help Wildlife?. Pesticide use is a key factor behind wildlife decline. The UK is committed to prioritising Integrated Pest Management for pest and disease control, but consultation with farmers reveals why this isn’t happening in practice. What support do farmers need to switch to non-chemical methods? How can individual farmers make a difference?

Discussion chaired by Martin Lines, UK Chair Nature Friendly Farming Network, with Lincolnshire arable farmer Peter Lundgren, NFFN England Steering Group member David Lord, and Friends of the Earth Campaigner Nick Rau