What Would It Take to Protect Farming Close to Cities?

Thursday, February 04th, 2021

Peri-urban farmland is under constant pressure from urbanisation. And it is disappearing at worrying rates. What would it take to protect it? And what can we learn from countries that have tried to do so?

In a review article published in Land, researchers from the French National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment look more closely at success and failure factors for farmland protection policies in developed countries. Follow this link for the full article.

Sourced from Urban Food Futures