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The Puerility of Politics

A rare foray into politics – Driving to work yesterday I was musing on how how our collective political class have managed, so effectively, to trivialise such an important debate (the UK election).  The debate seems to focus largely now on tactical bribes or bullying that is calculated to appeal to particular voter groups.  Then there is Continue reading The Puerility of Politics

Cyber Hygiene in Agriculture – as important as bio security?

In one of my other lives, I run a cyber security consultancy.  Security Risk Management is a niche consultancy which specialises in helping a range of clients across Public, Private and Third sectors keep their information and computer systems as safe as possible.  One thing that has become clear, however, is how poor many who Continue reading Cyber Hygiene in Agriculture – as important as bio security?

Fighting the Flooding? Rain; we all need to learn to live with it.

We live in a country where it rains a lot.  Many people round the world would consider us lucky – but whenever there are floods (terrible though they may be) we seem to throw our arms in the air and look for someone to blame.  We should all take a good hard look at what Continue reading Fighting the Flooding? Rain; we all need to learn to live with it.