The Dutch farmers’ protests of 2022: A Mongabay Series

Protesting farmers on their way to the Hague in 2019.In 2019 and 2022, Europe was captivated by images of farmers in the Netherlands protesting in the streets, blocking traffic with their tractors and angrily warning of impending food shortages. At its core, the conflict between farmers and the Dutch government is over the ecological impact of modern food production systems. Manure from livestock produces […]

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