Love hurts: environmental risks in the cut-flower industry

It’s time to consider the true price of our symbol of love, Kathleen Buckingham writes. Valentine’s Day has come around again. Far from a modern invention, pre-Christian Romans celebrated the Saint beheaded by Claudius II in Third Century Europe – apparently the martyr wrote a final letter before his execution signed ‘Your Valentine’. North America did … Continue reading Love hurts: environmental risks in the cut-flower industry