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Can GM mosquitoes rid the world of a major killer?

Can GM mosquitoes rid the world of a major killer? | GMO GM Articles Research Links | Scoop.it
Dengue fever kills 20,000 people a year. Now, though, Oxford-based scientists think they can solve the problem by disrupting breeding in high-risk areas with genetically modified insects.
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Genome tree study aids race against climate change

Genome tree study aids race against climate change | GMO GM Articles Research Links | Scoop.it
A genetics study based at the University of B.C. is looking for ways to ensure the long-term survival of B.C.’s forests.
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Farmers' income study stirs up GM cotton debate - SciDev.Net

Farmers' income study stirs up GM cotton debate - SciDev.Net | GMO GM Articles Research Links | Scoop.it
Controversy continues over the impact of Bt cotton on the lives of farmers in India, report M. Sreelata and T. V. Padma.
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The big answer: GM crops should not be grown in Britain

The big answer: GM crops should not be grown in Britain | GMO GM Articles Research Links | Scoop.it
Now is not the time for GM crops to be grown in Britain - that is the answer to last week's big question.
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Former Monsanto Employee Warns Of Genetically Modified Food ...

Former Monsanto Employee Warns Of Genetically Modified Food ... | GMO GM Articles Research Links | Scoop.it
A former Monsanto employee, Kirk Azevedo, came forward for an interview with Food Nation Radio Network to give our listeners insight into how Monsanto does business.
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FOCUS: Is Monsanto About to Gain Immunity From Federal Law?

FOCUS: Is Monsanto About to Gain Immunity From Federal Law? | GMO GM Articles Research Links | Scoop.it
The Secretary of Agriculture would be required to grant a permit for the cultivation of a genetically engineered crop. A. Baden-Mayer and R.
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New Benbrook data blow away claims of pesticide reduction due to GM crops

GMWatch is an independent non-profit making organisation founded in 1998. We seek to counter the enormous corporate political power and propaganda of the biotech industry.
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Developing innovation systems for African agriculture rather than technology transfer- SciDev.Net

Developing innovation systems for African agriculture rather than technology transfer- SciDev.Net | GMO GM Articles Research Links | Scoop.it
Developing innovation systems, rather than technology transfer, can benefit small farmers and promote agricultural development in Africa.
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Beyond Pesticides Daily News Blog » Blog Archive » Despite Industry Claims, Herbicide Use Fails to Decline with GE Crops

#ff #Herbicide use fails to decline with #GM crops, despite industry claims http://t.co/aYVRJyM2 #gmo #europe #asia #world #auspol...
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Sam Dryden: the most powerful figure in the global south's agriculture?

Sam Dryden: the most powerful figure in the global south's agriculture? | GMO GM Articles Research Links | Scoop.it
The Gates Foundation's head of agriculture has attracted criticism for his involvement with global agribusiness, but he insists his aim is to improve life for the world's poorest farmers...
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Genetically Modified Canola Found Growing Wild in Switzerland, Even Though It's Banned There

Genetically Modified Canola Found Growing Wild in Switzerland, Even Though It's Banned There | GMO GM Articles Research Links | Scoop.it
A small, further, example of how genetically modified crops aren't quite as easy to control as their manufacturers would like.
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Tactics, traditions and opportunities: British and French crop-trashing actions in comparative perspective - DOHERTY - 2011 - European Journal of Political Research - Wiley Online Library

Tactics, traditions and opportunities: British and French crop-trashing actions in comparative perspective - DOHERTY - 2011 - European Journal of Political Research - Wiley Online Library | GMO GM Articles Research Links | Scoop.it
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Anger after Bill Gates gives £6m to British lab to develop GM crops

Anger after Bill Gates gives £6m to British lab to develop GM crops | GMO GM Articles Research Links | Scoop.it
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has given British scientists a multi-million pound grant to develop GM crops in what could be the most significant PR endorsement for the controversial technology.
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Bill Gates Foundation awarded £6.4m GM crop grant to british scientists to develop GMOS for Africa

Bill Gates Foundation awarded £6.4m GM crop grant to british scientists to develop GMOS for Africa | GMO GM Articles Research Links | Scoop.it
British scientists have won a £6.4 million grant to develop GM crops - one of the largest single investments into genetic modification in the UK.
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Family Farmers Charge Ahead in Battle Against Monsanto | Cornucopia Institute

-- Copyright 123RF Stock Photos WASHINGTON, D.C.– Seventy-five family farmers, seed businesses, and agricultural organizations representing over 300,000...
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Super weeds no easy fix for US agriculture-experts

Super weeds no easy fix for US agriculture-experts | GMO GM Articles Research Links | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A fast-spreading plague of super weeds taking over U.S.
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The Great Escape: Gene-altered crops grow wild. — Environmental Health News

The Great Escape: Gene-altered crops grow wild. — Environmental Health News | GMO GM Articles Research Links | Scoop.it
Throughout North Dakota, little yellow flowers dot thousands of miles of roadsides. These canola plants, found along most major trucking routes, look harmless.
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Climate Change Is Already Shrinking Crop Yields

Climate Change Is Already Shrinking Crop Yields | GMO GM Articles Research Links | Scoop.it
And Monsanto's supposedly drought-resistant corn isn't up to the task of fixing the problem.
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Atomic Gardening - The Ultimate Frankenfoods

Atomic Gardening - The Ultimate Frankenfoods | GMO GM Articles Research Links | Scoop.it
If you are not a fan of transgenic (GMO) technologies, just wait until you hear about the freakish practices scientists and big seed companies are sneaking under the radar!
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Spanish Researchers Find Organic Tomatoes Has More Nutrients

Spanish Researchers Find Organic Tomatoes Has More Nutrients | GMO GM Articles Research Links | Scoop.it
Researchers in Spain find that organic tomatoes have more nutritional content than conventionally grown ones.
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Sudden desert: Midwest drought is bad news for farmers and eaters | Grist

Sudden desert: Midwest drought is bad news for farmers and eaters  | Grist | GMO GM Articles Research Links | Scoop.it
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Uprooting GM Crops with Creole Seeds

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In rural areas like Seu Lazaro's community in the state of Goiás, Brazil, vendors of genetically modified seeds used to drop by with wide smiles and black suitcases full of samples and colorful catalogues.
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GM presentations raise concerns over human health | News | Farmers Guardian

GM presentations raise concerns over human health | News | Farmers Guardian | GMO GM Articles Research Links | Scoop.it
ANY relaxation of the existing GM crop restrictions in Wales is going to be a long way off, if at all, given the views of the speakers at a special one-day conference staged by the Welsh branches of the Women’s Food and Farming Union in Aberystwyth.
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The big question: is it time to start growing GM crops in Britain?

The big question: is it time to start growing GM crops in Britain? | GMO GM Articles Research Links | Scoop.it
Genetic modification is a vexed question in this country and is the subject of the MSN big question.
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