National Geographic and how not to write a headline

It had been quite a calm January for attacks on Almería agriculture. During the short history of this blog we have found misinformation about our agriculture in the BBC, El País and Cuatro. Last week it was the turn of none other than National Geographic, with an article by Alec Forssmann sporting an eye-catching headline:…

How disinformation works and the colors of a pepper

About a month ago we unintentionally shared misinformation on our social networks (the fault of the one who published it). It is still paradoxical that a facebook page that was born with the purpose of dispelling false information took only weeks to publish false information, so I apologize. Of course, it was not proprietary content,…

How do we treat our farmers?

Of all professions, agriculture is the most important. Were we not able to buy food at the supermarket, we could not go to work every day. This idea is not ours, Amelia E. Barr says it in her poem “The Farmer“; cinema says it in films like “Interstellar” or “Wally”; the shield of the Polytechnic…