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eats shoots ‘n leaves: Monsanto’s GMO cotton loses luster in India

Originally posted on eats shoots 'n leaves:
The American agricultural giant, which has bet its future on crops genetically engineered to resist pests and herbicides, is suffering a major setback in the world’s second most populous land. Farmers resent the…

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Jon Woodhouse, MauiHawaiiTheWorld: GMO Propaganda From Nobel Laureates

Originally posted on MauiHawaiiTheWorld:
In a  propaganda stunt more than 100 Nobel laureates signed a letter attacking Greenpeace’s opposition to GMOs and blaming the organization for preventing the introduction of genetically engineered Golden Rice.  The letter asked Greenpeace to cease…

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Jeff Kirkpatrick: GMO Law Review Articles (Including Notes and Comments)

“The pursuit of food security faces an uncertain future. In the absence of a robust consumer rights framework, both farmers and consumers are heading into a future replete with unsafe and insecure food. Moreover, if the federal regulatory framework continues…

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Jeff Kirkpatrick: Why Glyphosate should be Banned

? By Jeff Kirkpatrick – Ban GMOs Now ? This blog post is intended to provide information about some aspects of glyphosate so that anyone who is interested in doing more research can use this as a source to assist…

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The Monsanto Protection Act of 2013

Companies like Monsanto have far too much power and influence in our government and are not only a threat to food security on a global scale they are a threat to democracy itself. Continue reading

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Vandana Shiva: The “Golden Rice” Hoax – When Public Relations replaces Science

Unfortunately, Vitamin A rice is a hoax; the problem is that vitamin A rice will not remove vitamin A deficiency (VAD). It will seriously aggravate it. It is a technology that fails in its promise. Source: “THE ‘GOLDEN RICE’ HOAX…

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The GMO Labeling Fight: No Matter the outcome, the U.S. Government is the Loser

For over two decades, the American people have been betrayed by their Government’s willingness to ignore the will of the people and act instead on behalf of the will of the biotech industry.  Debra M. Strauss “Defying Nature: The Ethical…

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