The future of farming

Though iconic in Britains history of agriculture and proponent of the country’s rural economy, the UK’s farming industry is currently facing a two-pronged attack on its operations. In the short term, the uncertain deadline of Brexit looms on the horizon from across the channel. Farmers, who have long received generous subsidies from the government, encouraged…

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Disconnecting from the indispensable: Living off Grid

Nowadays with the advent of digital communications, rather than handwritten notes from family and friends, the sound of the letterbox creaking often only testifies to another sealed white envelope addressed to the bill payer. Through the convenient modern lifestyle supplemented by fridges, lighting, thermostats, drinking water on tap and flushable toilets, your electricity, gas, water,…

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Recycled Ethics

Recycling: the confusing activity we’ve all become conscripted in as penance for buying stuff. In the real world strategy game of ‘The Recycling Bins’, we must navigate through swathes of stickers, converging arrows, and green triangles to determine the correct receptacle for each material. All the while discerning urban legend from the truth as to…

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