The Great British Bee Count and Rothamsted scientist tells UN to think again on soil carbon targets

FIRST BROADCAST : May 24, 2017 7:00 pm

It's time for this year's Great British Bee Count! Mike Birkin from Friends of the Earth explains how to join in and why your bee sightings are so important.

Plus, Professor David Powlson of Rothamsted Research has joined with other scientists to suggest the UN needs to think again on its targets for soil carbon. He explains why soil carbon is important, why the UN targets need rethinking and what we need to do differently.