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Not Even Jesus Is Going To Save California From This Drought

Not Even Jesus Is Going To Save California From This Drought | Permaculture, Horticulture, Homesteading, Bio-Remediation, & Green Tech | Scoop.it
California is looking pretty thirsty these days, having gotten less than half the historical average rainfall over the past year.
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California Drought: Desperate Farmers Turn to 'Water Witches' For Help - wunderground.com

California Drought: Desperate Farmers Turn to 'Water Witches' For Help - wunderground.com | Permaculture, Horticulture, Homesteading, Bio-Remediation, & Green Tech | Scoop.it

"I've used witchers for probably the last 15-to-20 years," Franzia said. "Seems like the witchers do the better job than the guys with all the electrical equipment. I believe in them."

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Monsanto and the Bio-Tech Conglomerates: Sowing the Seeds of Famine in Ethiopia

Monsanto and the Bio-Tech Conglomerates: Sowing the Seeds of Famine in Ethiopia | Permaculture, Horticulture, Homesteading, Bio-Remediation, & Green Tech | Scoop.it

"In other words, the famine – itself in large part a product of the economic reforms imposed to the advantage of large corporations by the IMF, World Bank and the US Government – served to undermine Ethiopia’s genetic diversity to the benefit of the biotech companies. With the weakening of the system of traditional exchange, village level seed banks were being replenished with commercial hi-bred and genetically modified seeds. In turn, the distribution of seeds to impoverished farmers had been integrated with the “food aid” programmes."

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