Sustainability: A luxury you can’t afford

Friday's crop share“If sustainable food is to have any hope of creating a better food system, with less impact on the environment, a strong rural economy and an accessible, healthy food culture, it’s vital that the issues of affordability and inequality remains central to the debate.”

“Vote with your wallets. So goes the saying that concludes so many ethically-minded opinion pieces and calls to action.

There are plenty of reasons to do so, as the western world wakes up to the value of sustainable supply chains in food, clothing, beauty and beyond. But there is also a huge gap in this approach that rather than being mentioned just in passing, should arguably be central to the debate.”

Read this whole and thoughtful article over on a company blog that often highlights environmental issues. One to ponder here.