Fake News, Misinformation and Disinformation in Agriculture


In our new video, Marcel Bruins sits down to talk with Professor Joe Schwarcz, Director of the McGill Office for Science and Society in Montreal,Canada. Schwarcz shares his ideas on fake news, misinformation and disinformation, what are some of the most repeated pieces of misinformation in agriculture, and why people fall so easily for these types of information. Interview conducted on 19 Nov. 2020.