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Environmental expert: GMO farming causes one billion people to go hungry

Environmental expert: GMO farming causes one billion people to go hungry | GMO Agriculture | Scoop.it
The future of food is not one in which the global seed supply is owned and licensed out by an oligopoly of multinational biotechnology and industrial agriculture corporations, but rather one in which the peoples of the world are free to save, reuse...

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Monsanto controls your diet

Monsanto controls your diet | GMO Agriculture | Scoop.it

April 22, 2013 Salon

The chemical company's influence extends across all three branches of government -- and affects our daily lives.

Forty percent of the crops grown in the United States contain their genes. They produce the world’s top selling herbicide. Several of their factories are now toxic Superfund sites. They spend millions lobbying the government each year. It’s time we take a closer look at who’s controlling our food, poisoning our land, and influencing all three branches of government.... http://www.salon.com/2013/04/22/monsanto_controls_your_diet_ap/

 

MONSANTO: A CORPORATE PROFILE From Saccharin to GE Seed - Chemicals for Food, Agriculture, War http://sco.lt/5TGVDl

 

ADVERSE IMPACTS OF TRANSGENIC CROP/FOODS - A Compilation of Scientific References With Abstracts https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/8248462/Scientific_Papers_Compiled_March_2013_coalition-for-a-gm-free-india.pdf

 

THE NEXT GMO BIOTECH WAVE: EXTREME SYNTHETIC GENETICS. THE IMPLICATIONS, THE ETHICS  http://sco.lt/6TyUmv

 

HOW NOT TO "FEED THE WORLD" http://sco.lt/6fKNnN

 

MONSANTO DOESN'T WANT YOU TO KNOW WHAT YOU'RE EATING http://sco.lt/56Zy7t

 

February 8, 2012 Food Integrity Campaign
DROWNING IN HERBICIDE: MONSANTO IGNORES HEALTH CONCERNS http://www.foodwhistleblower.org/blog/23-2012/286-drowning-in-herbicide-monsanto-ignores-health-concerns

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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Genetically Modified Crops Not the Solution for "Feeding The World"

Genetically Modified Crops Not the Solution for "Feeding The World" | GMO Agriculture | Scoop.it

April 23, 2012 Biosafety Information Center

A review article in the Agronomy for Sustainable Development journal concludes that GM crops will not only not feed the world, they are hampering efforts to sustainably feed the world by jeopardizing existing biological and genetic diversity. http://www.biosafety-info.net/article.php?aid=965

 

We reproduce the abstract here. The full article is available at http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s13593-013-0138-9

 

HOW NOT TO "FEED THE WORLD" http://sco.lt/6fKNnN

 

HOW MONSANTO CONTROLS OUR FOOD, POISONS OUR LAND AND INFLUENCES ALL THREE BRANCHES OF GOVERNMENT  http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/15856-how-monsanto-went-from-selling-aspirin-to-controlling-our-food-supply

 

“STUNNING: DIFFERENCE OF GM FROM NON-GM CORN http://sco.lt/5X53bt

 

April 25, 2013 Earth In Transition
SOY - THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE POISONOUS - A SCORECARD ON SOME OF BEST KNOWN SOY PRODUCTS http://www.earthintransition.org/2013/04/soy-the-good-the-bad-and-the-poisonous/

 

March 14, 2013 Al Jazeera VIDEO REPORT
ARGENTINA'S BAD SEEDS: THE HUMAN COSTS OF GMO SOY http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/peopleandpower/2013/03

 

THE GLOBAL CONTROL OF FOOD, COUNTRIES AND POPULATIONS http://sco.lt/4kuXlB

 

Feb 25, 2013 Guardian Sustainable Business

OUR GLOBAL FOOD SYSTEM IS DANGEROUSLY OUT OF CONTROL, WHAT ARE THE SOLUTIONS?  http://www.guardian.co.uk/sustainable-business/fairtrade-report-treatment-smallholder-farmers

 

Feb 2, 2013  - John Vidal, The Guardian -

IT'S HARD TO TRUST GENETICALLY MODIFIED FOOD WHEN IT IS IN THE GRIP OF A FEW GLOBAL GIANTS | John Vidal - The Observer http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2013/feb/03/gm-food-grip-global-giants

 

GENETIC ENGINEERING AND THE GMO INDUSTRY: CORPORATE HIJACKING OF FOOD AND AGRICULTURE http://www.scoop.it/t/agriculture-gmos-pesticides/p/3994750421/corporate-hijacking-of-food-and-agriculture-genetic-engineering-and-the-gmo-industry

 

OBAMA QUIETLY DE-REGULATES GMO/ GENETIC BIOTECH INDUSTRY  : Fast-tracking approvals, waiving regulations ...  http://sco.lt/5uCx8b

 

 

 

BOYS WITH BOOBS: HIDDEN CHEMICALS FED TO KIDS CAN IMPACT THEIR HEALTH http://www.huffingtonpost.com/beth-greer/bpa-health_b_2808888.html?ir=Green

 

FAST FOOD, SLOW DEATH  : "Food Deserts" and the $500 Billion Corporate Food Monopoly http://sco.lt/6YRaUr

 

PROCESSED FOODS MAKE UP 70 PERCENT OF THE US DIET - WITH ABOUT 5,000 DIFFERENT CHEMICALS http://sco.lt/7FPtxZ

 

THINK THOSE CHEMICALS IN YOUR FOOD HAVE BEEN TESTED?  http://sco.lt/9H5h4L

 

++++WATCH;

KITV HONOLULU, HAWAII INVESTIGATIVE VIDEO REPORT -

FOOD FOR THOUGHT - THE GMO DEBATE PART 3  http://news.msn.com/politics/video?videoid=db02dc7f-a5ba-4377-9853-d934d70a2eca&ap=true&OCID=MSNNWS

 

 

 

PESTICIDE LOBBY SPENDS MILLIONS TO DEFEND CHEMICALS TIED TO BEE DEATHS AND HUMAN HEALTH  http://sco.lt/8nhcsT

 

April 12, 2013 - Honey Colony - Mark Bittman
PESTICIDES:  NOW MORE THAN EVER THE THREAT IS MORE ACUTE THAN EVER http://www.honeycolony.com/article/pesticides-now-more-than-ever/

 

THE CURSE OF PETROLEUM-BASED FERTILIZERS http://sco.lt/7oRwsT

 

PESTICIDES USE RAMPING UP AS GMO CROP TECHNOLOGY BACKFIRES: STUDY http://ow.ly/eb2NH

 

October 3, 2012:

HOW GMOs UNLEASHED A PESTICIDE GUSHER http://www.carighttoknow.org/gmos_unleashed_a_pesticide_gusher

 

8 WAYS CORPORATIONS ARE POISONING OUR FOOD, WATER AND THE EARTH http://sco.lt/5bh1g9

 

+++++++WATCH:

"GENETIC ROULETTE - THE GAMBLE OF OUR LIVES"  - YouTube 1:24:59  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GrWRzxMUfDE

 


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Alicia Milanowski's comment, May 7, 2013 8:37 PM
Wow! Wow! Wow! This is shocking indeed. So informational and so crucial. It is amazing how naive I am when it comes what I am buying and eating. This was truly eyeopening and it truly motivates me to want investigate further!
Kari Rose's comment, May 9, 2013 2:44 PM
This has def changed my mind on alot of the food that we take into our bodies and that we are not aware of.
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GMOs: A Breakthrough or Breakdown in U.S. Agriculture?

GMOs: A Breakthrough or Breakdown in U.S. Agriculture? | GMO Agriculture | Scoop.it
Deciphering the debate on genetically-engineered food.

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