Archive | February 14, 2006

Greenhouse Mafia (Part 2): Ian Castles’ View

The following comment from Ian Castles was made at the thread on yesterday’s blog post Greenhouse Mafia Gagging Scientists?: “I hold the directly contrary view to that presented in the [4-Corners] program: CSIRO scientists have had exceptional freedom to present their personal views, and this freedom has been used to present a one-sided perspective on […]

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I wonder how much fertilizer, water and pesticide was applied to all the roses that will be delivered today – Valentine’s Day? Not to mention the energy involved in transporting them and keeping those cut stems cool? According to a website about flowers: “British people spend around 40 million pounds on flowers to say “I […]

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