ACT NOW: Tell UK PM he mustn’t hand our rights over to GM companies!

ACT NOW: Tell UK PM he mustn’t hand our rights over to GM companies!


Source: GM Freeze Please write to Prime Minister Cameron TODAY telling him that the UK must not accept the current proposal for national opt-outs on GM cultivation because it is […]

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Vermont becomes first US State to require GMO labelling.

Vermont becomes first US State to require GMO labelling.


Source: Guardian Vermont lawmakers have passed the country’s first state bill to require the labeling of genetically modified foods, underscoring a division between powerful lobbyists for the US food industry […]

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Philippine experts divided over climate change action: Scientists and farmers make competing claims for cutting-edge science and low-tech sustainable farming

Philippine experts divided over climate change action: Scientists and farmers make competing claims for cutting-edge science and low-tech sustainable farming


Source: Guardian Development   As governments meet in Berlin, scientists and farmers on the frontline ofclimate change in the Philippines are at odds over how best to adaptagriculture to the much higher temperatures and […]

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World’s Number 1 Herbicide (Glyphosate) Discovered in U.S. Mothers’ Breast Milk

World’s Number 1 Herbicide (Glyphosate) Discovered in U.S. Mothers’ Breast Milk


Source: Sustainable Pulse Pilot study shows build-up of glyphosate herbicide in Mothers’ bodies Urine testing shows glyphosate levels over 10 times higher than in Europe Initial testing shows Monsanto and […]

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Carving up a continent: How the UK government is facilitating the corporate takeover of African food systems.

Carving up a continent: How the UK government is facilitating the corporate takeover of African food systems.


Read the full wdm report, ‘Carving up a continent’ World Development Movement Press Release £600 million in UK aid money is going to a scheme to help big businesses increase […]

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Press Release- UN Climate experts: Green Revolution leaves food systems vulnerable to climate change

Press Release- UN Climate experts: Green Revolution leaves food systems vulnerable to climate change


The United Nations’ experts from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) have stated that the so-called “green revolution” is leaving agriculture vulnerable to climate change, and that new approaches […]

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