March 22, 2013 UltraCulture.
Congress has passed a short-term budget measure—the Senate Continuing Resolution spending bill—that included an ANONYMOUSLY-added rider that critics are saying gives Monsanto immunity from the federal government.
It’s a bit more complicated than that: the provision allows the US Department of Agriculture to grant temporary permission for genetically modified crops to be planted, even if a judge has ruled that said GMO crops aren’t approved—at least until proper environmental reviews are conducted.
Once you plant something, though, it’s hard to get it out of the wild, even should the USDA suddenly change its mind after already giving approval. Once they take root, GMO crops can spread or cross-pollinate into the environment—carrying whatever genetic programs their creators have loaded them with...... http://www.ultraculture.org/monsanto-given-immunity-from-the-federal-government/
March 26, 2013 - RT USA
'MONSANTO PROTECTION ACT' SLIPS QUIETLY THROUGH US CONGRESS http://rt.com/usa/monsanto-congress-silently-slips-830/
March 26, 2013 - UltraCulture
MONSANTO'S SHOCKING POWER GRAB CONTINUES Monsanto's Shocking Power Grab Continues http://www.ultraculture.org/monsanto-shocking-power-grab-continues/
SECRETIVE U.S. AMENDMENT WEAKENS BIOTECH OVERSIGHT AND REGULATION OF GENETICALLY MODIFIED FOODS http://sco.lt/5XWZu5
GENETIC MODIFICATION STRAINS OLD FOOD AND DRUG LAWS - HOW A FISH BECOMES A DRUG AND CORN A PEST http://sco.lt/6vynBp
PLOS BIOLOGY - BIOSAFETY DATA AS CONFIDENTIAL BUSINESS INFORMATION http://www.plosbiology.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pbio.1001499;jsessionid=6CC6CD75FF933
BIO RE-ENGINEERING NATURE: PEACH GENOME AND POPLARS, WILLOW TREES FOR PATENTED BIOFUEL CROPS http://sco.lt/6YSHqr
THE GLOBAL CHEMICAL BIOTECH CARTEL - AN UNPRECEDENTED POWER OVER WORLD AGRICULTURE AND HUMAN HEALTH http://www.panna.org/issues/pesticides-profit/chemical-cartel
>THE NEW BIOMASSTERS - SYNTHETIC BIOLOGY AND THE NEXT ASSAULT ON BIODIVERSITY AND LIVELIHOODS: ETC Group www.etcgroup.org/content/new-biomassters
>> WHY IS OUR FOOD BEING MADE AND MODIFIED BY THE WORLD'S LARGEST PESTICIDE MANUFACTURERS? http://gmo-awareness.com/all-about-gmos/gmo-defined/