Agriculture

Downloads of the Agrifood Atlas 2017

All graphs of the Agrifood Atlas are published under a Creative Commons License CC BY 4.0. and can be continued to be used, processed and published under the mentioned conditions. You can find all downloads available in various formats (png, pdf) here.

Protests, boycotts and resistance

In many countries, people are resisting agrarian and trade policies that boost the power of the multinationals. Individual companies also come in for criticism.

By Reinhild Benning

Infographics on landgrabbing

Map of foreign land investmentsCreative Commons License LogoThis image is licensed under Creative Commons License.

Land investors, whether private or governmental, are particularly interested in large-scale tracts of land located in the less-developed countries of the Global South. Inevitably, such investments have an economic, social, and environmental impact in the countries concerned.

This website landmapping.org demonstrates the link between several development indicators and the prevalence of large-scale land investments.

Publications

Fact sheet: Big meat and dairy's supersized climate footprint

pdf

The top 20 meat and dairy corporations emit more greenhouse gases (GHGs) than Germany. Business as usual growth of meat and diary production makes the Paris Agreement impossible and climate catastrophe inevitable. Our Fact Sheet shows the data and possible solutions.

Migrant Crop Pickers in Italy and Spain

Crop-picking in both Italy and Spain, increasingly depends on migrant workers. The paper analyzes the most important aspects of recruitment strategies, living conditions and institutional regulations in both countries.

Mehr Publikationen aus dem Ressort Landwirtschaft

More Articles

Crop genetics: Juggling genes

In the coming years, seed companies plan to use genome editing to produce crops with new characteristics – and market them without having to state that they are "genetically modified".

By Jim Thomas

Agrifood Atlas

Agrifood corporations have gained so much in power, that they are shaping markets and policies. The Agrifood Atlas sheds light on the agrifood industry by delivering facts, analysis and infographics.

More Articles on "Agriculture"

Agriculture

We live in a world in which more people have to be be fed with less waste of resources and less environmental damage - how can the agriculture of the future slove this problem?

Subscribe to RSSSubscribe to RSS