VICTORIA WHITE: Unsustainable claims behind green food production campaign

Bord Bia’s mantra that Irish farming is at the forefront of food sustainability is poppy-cock, writes Victora White

Farming's contribution to Ireland's greenhouse gas emissions is 33%. The International Panel on Climate Change described this as 'uniquely high'.

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