A MUST WATCH DOCUMENTARY "BITTER SEEDS" - 2012 Award Winning Film - Filmed in India http://vimeo.com/52083871

 

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Story at-a-glance

Over the past 16 years, a quarter-million of India's farmers have been driven to suicide by Monsanto's false promises and ruthless global monopolization tactics. It's estimated that one Indian farmer now commits suicide every 30 minutes. Most end their lives by drinking pesticide...

 "BITTER SEEDS" looks at the beginning of the SUPPLY CHAIN – the raw materials – shedding much-needed light on the crisis created by Monsanto's genetically engineered Bt cotton. Buried in debt and struggling against the rising cost of GE seeds and the chemicals required, combined with failing yields and GE-created super weeds and resistant pests, Indian farmers have taken to suicide at a frightening rate. ...  http://vimeo.com/52083871#at=0

 

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