(French) Les rencontres de la photo d’Arles proposent une exposition enquête de Mathieu Asselin dénonçant les méfaits de Monsanto sans toucher son but.
(French) Christiane Lambert qui faisait sa conférence de presse de rentrée ce matin sous le voile de la nouvelle dialectique politique entre un Ministre d’État à la transition écologique passionné d’agriculture et un Ministre chargé de ladite agriculture.
Hubert Charuel, the son of a farmer, was there when the farm faced the terror of the mad-cow epidemic and has returned to the scene of the crime to shoot Petit Paysan, a film in which he puts his guts on the table, at the risk of letting his guard down for cinematic art. (Article in French)
On Tuesday, Minister of the Ecological Transition Nicolas Hulot supported the idea that there should be no “single way to produce food”, by attending the “Fermes d’Avenir Tour” at its stop in Rennes. (Article in French)
The UFC condemns the prices and prohibitive margins exercised by retailers on organic products. (Article in French)
“La Louve” is a debut novel set amid the virtuous airs of local food systems and products cultivated by enthusiasts, but in which we discover how the business of serving chic Parisians can so easily turn into a scam. (Article in French)
The announcement of a coordinator for the State of Food has been made, and the role belongs to Olivier Allain, who may have lost his bid in the legislative race but has the complete backing of the former head of En Marche! (Article in French)
Endowed with remarkable nutritional qualities, buckwheat is known particularly for its use in Brittany’s galettes and crêpes. While the last few decades have seen it fall out of favor, it now seems as if it once again has a promising future. (Article in French)
The arrest on August 23rd of a Portuguese vessel carrying 45.5 tons of bluefin tuna once again raises questions as to the reasons why this type of fishing is still so regulated. (Article in French)
Agnès Stienne is an artist, cartographer and author. You have until August 27th to discover her work of poetic maps related to food and agriculture at the Cité de la Mode et du Design, an exhibition that is part of the #Ensemble festival in Paris. (Article in French)