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Tour: Ucuħ ta-raba’

Join our volunteer Maria Eileen Fsadni for a tour of Ucuħ tar-raba’ which showcases the portraits of 10 Maltese farmers. The tour will introduce the stories of the people behind our food, discussing the obstacles they face in their profession and why it’s important to support local farmers. Photos by journalist Darrin Zammit Lupi. Valletta...

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CAP Exhibition

Malta and Gozo’s agricultural landscape is characterised by small-scale farms. With land being difficult to acquire or subdivided into awkwardly small plots over several generations, our islands’ farms are uniquely small. Despite their size, these farms are vital to keeping the island’s rural landscape lush, green and well preserved. Farmers also produce an abundance of...

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Tour: Ucuħ ta-raba’

Join our volunteer Maria Eileen Fsadni for a tour of Ucuħ tar-raba’ which showcases the portraits of 10 Maltese farmers. The tour will introduce the stories of the people behind our food, discussing the obstacles they face in their profession and why it’s important to support local farmers. Photos by journalist Darrin Zammit Lupi. Valletta...

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CAP Exhibition

Malta and Gozo’s agricultural landscape is characterised by small-scale farms. With land being difficult to acquire or subdivided into awkwardly small plots over several generations, our islands’ farms are uniquely small. Despite their size, these farms are vital to keeping the island’s rural landscape lush, green and well preserved. Farmers also produce an abundance of...

Interview with organic farmer Jiří Prachař
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Interview with organic farmer Jiří Prachař

Shall we be concerned by the decline of organic farmers? Are young people interested in this work? Can biodynamic and organic farming become the dominant model? Organic farmer and lecturer Jiří Prachař working in Germany, answers these questions in an interview.  According to the European commissioner for agriculture Janusz Wojciechowski, the EU lost 4 of...

Short films – Food Systems & Alternative Agriculture
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Short films – Food Systems & Alternative Agriculture

Friends of the Earth Malta will be hosting a curated online short film selection, showing films that touch on food systems, alternative agriculture, and humans’ relationship with animals. The films will be accessible for only 4 days from the 10th to 13th December. This event is part of the Meatless Monday project, which aims at...