It’s not easy being green: Making European farming more sustainable (part 1)

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    It’s not easy being green… or is it? In this out-and-about edition of Talking Europe, we cross the border to Germany, the country that’s been leading a green wave of support for environmentally-concerned political parties around the European Union. Our mission: to look at how well EU countries have been doing on one of the major contributors to carbon emissions: farming. 

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