Reports

禽何以堪?

Published March 10, 2017

全球工业化肉业集群: 最初于2014年2月以英文发表 报告​翻译:​蒋亦凡 中译版协调与编辑​:谷声,一个致力于生态农业和可持续食物体系的在线传播和研究平台 理解中国的肉业革命 当中国企业双汇国际控股有限公司(Shuanghui International Holdings)宣布其收购史密斯菲尔德食品公司(Smithfield Foods)的意图的时候,它受到了美国国会和媒体的关注。由一家外国企业拥有一家美国巨型猪肉生产商,同时也是美国食物体系中一个重要角色,这种可能性在政府中引起了关于粮食安全(food security)和国家安全之间联系的辩论。这项收购,只是近年来全球工业化肉业集群日益加强的集中化进程的最新一个动作罢了,...

中国的猪肉奇迹?

Published March 10, 2017

全球工业化肉业集群:  最初于2014年2月以英文发表 ​​报告​翻译:​常天乐 中译版协调与编辑​:谷声,一个致力于生态农业和可持续食物体系的在线传播和研究平台 理解中国的肉业革命 当中国企业双汇国际控股有限公司(Shuanghui International Holdings)宣布其收购史密斯菲尔德食品公司(Smithfield Foods)的意图的时候,它受到了美国国会和媒体的关注。由一家外国企业拥有一家美国巨型猪肉生产商,同时也是美国食物体系中一个重要角色,这种可能性在政府中引起了关于粮食安全(food security)和国家安全之间联系的辩论。这项收购,...

饲料饥饿

Published March 9, 2017

全球工业化肉业集群: 最初于2014年2月以英文发表 报告翻译:周晚晴​ 中译版协调与编辑​:谷声,一个致力于生态农业和可持续食物体系的在线传播和研究平台 理解中国的肉业革命 饲料饥饿:中国的工业化肉制品需求及其影响 当中国企业双汇国际控股有限公司(Shuanghui International Holdings)宣布其收购史密斯菲尔德食品公司(Smithfield Foods)的意图的时候,它受到了美国国会和媒体的关注。由一家外国企业拥有一家美国巨型猪肉生产商,同时也是美国食物体系中一个重要角色,这种可能性在政府中引起了关于粮食安全(food security)和国家安全之间联系的辩论。这项收购,...

乳业之困

Published March 9, 2017

全球工业化肉业集群: 最初于2014年2月以英文发表 报告​翻译:​蒋亦凡 中译版协调与编辑​:谷声,一个致力于生态农业和可持续食物体系的在线传播和研究平台 当中国企业双汇国际控股有限公司(Shuanghui International Holdings)宣布其收购史密斯菲尔德食品公司(Smithfield Foods)的意图的时候,它受到了美国国会和媒体的关注。由一家外国企业拥有一家美国巨型猪肉生产商,同时也是美国食物体系中一个重要角色,这种可能性在政府中引起了关于粮食安全(food security)和国家安全之间联系的辩论。这项收购,只是近年来全球工业化肉业集群日益加强的集中化进程的最新一个动作罢了,在该产业集群中,饲料生产...

The Climate Cost of Free Trade

Published September 6, 2016

On Earth Day 2016, the U.S. joined 175 countries in signing the United Nations Paris climate agreement setting a path forward to reduce global greenhouse gas emissions.1 A few months earlier, the U.S., along with 11 other countries, signed the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade and investment deal.2 Remarkably,...

Selling Off the Farm: Corporate Meat's Takeover Through TTIP

Published July 11, 2016

Executive Summary Citizens in both the European Union (EU) and the United States (U.S.) are demanding a healthier, more just and more sustainable food system. As parties negotiate the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), proposed trade rules threaten to undermine the good food and farm movements on...

The Clean Power Plan

Published March 29, 2016

Rural America has long produced much of the nation’s energy. Most power plants, mines, gas drilling sites, wind turbines and dams are in rural areas, as are the farms and forests that provide the materials for biomass production. In many cases, these industries contribute greatly to rural economies. However, a...

Following Breadcrumbs: TPP Text Provides Clues to U.S. Positions in TTIP

Published March 21, 2016

While civil society groups around the world raise a variety of concerns about the substance of free trade agreements, for the most part they begin their critiques with the lack of transparency. Despite their potentially far-reaching impacts on national economies, public services, and natural resources, trade deals are...

Rural Climate Policy Priorities

Published December 1, 2015

The intent of this working document is to describe climate change concerns specific to rural communities in the United States and identify policy approaches that are supportive of on-the-ground solutions. It reflects ideas and input from Rural Climate Network member organizations and other rural organizations, leaders...

States’ Leadership on Healthy Food and Farming at Risk under Proposed Trade Deals

Published November 20, 2015

Consumers want and expect that product labels will identify where their food is from, how it was produced and what is in it. In the absence of action by the federal government to provide this information, states across the United States are stepping up to require informational labels on food, including nutrition...