My Articles About Agriculture - Thomas Waitz

PAKS-2 Local inspection with experts: earthquake hazard for nuclear power plant definitely proven

In the blazing midday heat, our delegation consisting of myself and the energy spokesman in the Austrian National Council, Martin Litschauer, arrived at the Paks nuclear power plant in Hungary for a local inspection. We visited the site where two new reactor units are to be built directly adjacent to the existing nuclear power plant. […]

New GMOs: Let’s tell the European …

The European Commission wants to change EU GMO law to exclude some new GMOs from the EU’s GMO regulations. A consultation process...
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Open letter to Commissioner for Environment …

At the end of August I visited three forest areas in Croatia together with the Croatian NGO “Green Squad” and their spokesperson...

Calf Transports from Austria

Every very year, thousands of calves in Austria are exported alive and under torturous conditions to other EU countries and third countries....

The new CAP in Trilogue

It’s been a week since the devastating vote on the CAP in the European Parliament. In case the European Commission does not...

After the crisis is before the crisis: …

The coronavirus pandemic crisis is laying bare the current global food system’s vulnerability, which is dominated by industrial agriculture. We may soon...

Save the bees — the European citizens’ …

The massive use of toxic chemicals in industrial farming is causing a vital link in the ecological chain to disappear at alarming...