• "A brave, much-needed book"

  • "I fully support this book's profound and Blake-like charge, which is laid not just against the mere farmers and the agricultural community, but against our whole society"

    The Sunday Times
  • "A scathing attack... He explodes the myth of cheap food with a few simple statistics that even the dimmest politician should be able to grasp, and shows rural Britain devastated by the politics of unthinking subsidy"

    New Statesman
  • "A modern Grapes of Wrath... I have seldom read a more meticulous and devastating case for the prosecution"

    The Times
  • "Absolute dynamite... It's so invigorating to hear the case for truly sustainable, countryside-friendly agriculture mappd out so passionately"

    BBC Wildlife