Facts from the film
Links and further reading
In Our Hands is a movement building tool that is part of much wider struggle in this country and beyond for a fair a sustainable food system. Below are links to some of the organisations and projects of our friends and co-workers.
The Landworkers’ Alliance (LWA)
The small scale farmers union that’s working for food sovereignty in the UK
La Via Campesina
The global union that unites 200 million farmers worldwide
The UK Food Sovereignty Movement
The movement combining multiple UK based organisations working for food sovereignty
Making Food Sovereignty a Reality: Recommendations for Post-Brexit Agricultural Policy
A Landworkers’ Alliance post Brexit policy report.
The People’s Food Policy
The collaborative attempt on behalf of food and farming organisations to create a unified set of food policies for the first time since the second world war.
Research into the productivity of small farms in the UK
A submission to the Oxford Real Farming Conference
If the Monsanto/Bayer merger goes ahead, the combined company would control 29% of the global seed market.
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.