Eating exotic and out-of-season fruits and vegetables is killing the planet

Cherries, illustration. – pxhere/CC Cherries, illustration. – pxhere/CC June 22, 2022 at 4:12 p.m., Reading time: 1 minute Transport Transporting food from its place of production to our plates generates at least three times more greenhouse gas emissions than previously estimated. This is the finding of a study published by nature food relayed Monday, June … Read more

These excesses of selection that threaten the health of English bulldogs

Buyers are looking for more and more extreme, but less and less viable body types. Omnipresent on social networks, the English bulldog is one of those dog breeds that have become “trendy”. But behind the photos and videos of influencers, there is real suffering for some of these dogs. British veterinarians warn, in the magazine … Read more

In her garden, she takes care of baby hedgehogs

Orsay (Essonne), report The hedgehog’s baby is called the choupisson. Such cuteness, not well enough known to the general public, alone deserved a report. Direction the south of Paris, in the city of Orsay (Essonne) to meet Sara Stahl, a lover of the species who opened her care center called Les P’tits Kipik in 2018. … Read more

behind the stoves of afrovegan cuisine

Paris, report In Paris, the restaurant L’embuscade has become one of the ambassadors of Afroveganism. Below the Pigalle district, this Cape Verdean rum distillery, which has been open for twenty-four years, has been offering vegetable cuisine concocted by the Anglo-Nigerian chef Phoebe Dunn for more than two years. “ Cooking is always political. Gastronomy touches … Read more

16 million animals slaughtered, from breeders to RSA

Three weeks without any new farm affected by avian flu. Breeders and the entire poultry industry are blowing. This Wednesday, June 8, the Ministry of Agriculture announced that the whole of France was back at risk “ negligible ». Ducks and chickens that had to stay confined to avoid contact with wild birds will be … Read more

Birds in organic fields are doing better than those in pesticide fields

This is an unpublished study. It shows, from the observation of birds in the wild, that those who live near organic farming fields are in better health than those living in conventional farming landscapes. The article, titled Organic farming has a positive effect on the vitality of passerines in agricultural landscapeswas published at the end … Read more

In Kerguelen, the puzzle of the eradication of wild cats

REPORT – Big cats have proliferated on the archipelago and are endangering albatross populations. If deemed necessary, their elimination faces several hurdles, logistical and political. Special Envoy to the Kerguelen Islands “We were asked not to tell you too much about it.” Wishing to fill the awkward silence that follows his remark, our interlocutor goes … Read more

The enigma of the disappearance of the megalodon shark is cleared up

DECRYPTION – The giant teeth of this carnivore, one of the largest to have populated the planet, are at the center of research carried out by scientists to understand its extinction. Otodus megalodon is one of the largest carnivores to have ever populated our planet, but like other animals of its size, such as the … Read more