Statement from Angel Gurría, OECD Secretary General, 22 April 2020: "Enhancing environmental health through better air quality, water and sanitation, waste management, along with efforts to safeguard biodiversity, will reduce the vulnerability of communities to pandemics and thus improve overall societal well-being and resilience."
A verified means of safeguarding biodiversity is using Ecological Outcome Verification to measure the environmental impact of agriculture. Find out more about EOV training, or contact us with any queries.
Farming never stops, and despite the suspension of meetings and field work during the Covid-19 crisis, the need of farmers for high-quality information and communication remains a major focus of Land to Market Australia for the months ahead.
In the light of the coronavirus risk, we postponed the Farming Matters Conference planned for 23-25 March 2020, but hope to proceed with the conference later this year in the same location. See full advice...