Deep listening: Can dairy adapt to climate change?

In this BBC Future piece, Emily Kasriel uses a communication approach called “deep listening” to better understand how dairy farmers think about climate change. Kasriel describes deep listening: “I try to be completely present, using deep listening. I focus on their words, but also try to sense the meaning behind them to better understand their world view.” She talks to dairy farmers who hold varying views about the validity of climate science and the future of the sector.

Read the full piece here. See also the Table explainer Focus: the difficult livestock issue.

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10 Dec 2020
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