Beyond the trees

Amid the generation of hot air over timber supplies and Forestry Stewardship Council standards, I wonder if the protagonists eat out-of-season strawberries or mange tout from Zimbabwe.The construction industry’s spend may well be large and its effects far-reaching, but surely more people spend at supermarkets and can, collectively, moderate worldwide ...

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