If the Monsanto/Bayer merger goes ahead, the combined company would control 29% of the global seed market.
In 2013, Monsanto, Dupont and Syngenta controlled 55% of the global seed market.
Dupont, the second largest seed company, controls 21% of the global seed market.
70% of the world’s food is produced on small farms.
Britain currently imports 85% of its fresh fruit.
Science Policy Research Unit - University of Sussex
80% of the UK’s bread is produced through the industrial Chorley Woods process.
Landowners receive approximately £250 per hectare for owning their land through the Single Farm Payment.
The Land Magazine
The UK has 3,500 varieties of apple.
8 Supermarkets control 95.8% of grocery retail in the UK.