On Wednesday 5th September 2018, The APPG on Agroecology organised and hosted a panel on ‘The Rise of Intensive Agriculture’ in Parliament. Speakers included:

  • Philip Lymbery (CEO, Compassion in World Farming)
  • Richard Young (Policy Director, Sustainable Food Trust)
  • Bibi Van Der Zee (Editor of ‘Animals Farmed’ Series, The Guardian)

Chair: Kerry McCarthy MP


The meeting was extremely well attended, with informative presentations followed by a lively Q&A session. Attached below is the complete meeting notes of the session.