Futures Forum: Sidmouth Climate Week: >>> What can we do about climate change?
Futures Forum: Sidmouth Climate Week: Tues 21st March >>> Is storage going to change our energy supply?
Another question to be addressed tomorrow evening at the Woodlands Hotel:
Climate and Food | Sidmouth Science Festival
So, what are the impacts of climate change on food and farming?
We have seen the effects of bad weather on imports of fruit and veg from Spain:
Futures Forum: Empty shelves give food for thought...
Futures Forum: Brexit: and free trade in lettuce
The seasons are getting very unpredictable:
Futures Forum: Climate change: Spring advancing at an 'eye-opening' pace (2017)
Futures Forum: Climate change: 'season creep' and an early spring (2016)
Indeed, we can talk about 'tipping points':
Futures Forum: Environmental tipping points and the food system
Doing something about what we eat can, in turn, have an impact:
Futures Forum: Climate change: doing something about it >>> Ten ways to be unstoppable in 2017
Futures Forum: Climate change: debating the impact of what we eat >>> Costing the Earth @ Bristol Food Connections
Futures Forum: Climate change: and taxing meat
Futures Forum: Climate change: 'a balanced diet produces six per cent more greenhouse gas emissions than a typical meat-rich diet'
Futures Forum: Climate change: it's cool to be vegetarian
And how we farm:
Futures Forum: Low-tech farming
Futures Forum: Climate change: reducing greenhouse emissions from livestock
Futures Forum: Steps to sustainable livestock: and their impact on the climate and food security
Futures Forum: Food for fuel... anaerobic digestion... and farming in Devon
And how we use other resources:
Futures Forum: Climate change: and the Water, Energy and Food Nexus
Futures Forum: Climate change: "paying developing countries to halt tropical deforestation would be one of the most cost-effective ways to tackle global warming."
Futures Forum: The food industry and energy
Last year's Climate Week considered much of this here in Sidmouth:
Futures Forum: Climate Week in Sidmouth: The Climate Variety Show >>> Friday 11th March
And this week, food and climate change are very much in the news:
Changing climate could worsen foods’ nutrition | Science News
Climate change is more than a tech problem, so we need more than a tech solution | Opinion | Eco-Business | Asia Pacific
Sustainable development won't happen without climate change ...
Is the era of cheap food over? Food Ethics Council says not just yet
Here's an overview from the US Environmental Protection Agency:
Climate Impacts on Agriculture and Food Supply
Climate Impacts on Agriculture and Food Supply | Climate Change Impacts | US EPA