Everyone should be able to trust that the water from their tap is safe to drink.
But synthetic nitrogen fertiliser and intensive dairying is causing alarmingly high levels of nitrate contamination in our drinking water – endangering people’s health. We’re calling on the Government to phase out synthetic nitrogen fertiliser to uphold healthy water for all, will you join the call?
Choose one of the tweets below, update the text as you like and tweet!
I’m calling on the @nzlabour government to stop pandering to the intensive dairy industry and end the greenwash proposals like He Waka Eke Noa that fail to meaningfully cut emissions.
We need regulation that addresses the core issue of #TooManyCows: https://greenpeace.nz/cutbigdairyemissions
NZ has #TooManyCows, and that’s putting the health of our climate, rivers and rural communities at risk. Intensive dairy is to NZ what coal is to Australia.
Let’s #HalveTheHerd and usher in the regenerative farming revolution! https://greenpeace.nz/halve-the-herd-Petition
Food and farming: why it matters
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