The organization Nation of Change, is in the process of creating a national television ad campaign to target Monsanto. Learn more at the link below! Help us Fight Monsanto.
As Monsanto continues to introduce new genetically modified inventions, it is now more important then ever to remain in solidarity for seed sovereignty, seed freedom and our farmers’ rights. Business Line : Industry & Economy / Agri-biz : Monsanto to launch next-gen Bollgard cotton tech in 2013.
Obama encouraged to U.S department of Agriculture to deregulate genetically engineered alfalfa and sugar beets within the United States despite injunctions that were made by the Supreme Court. Obama Deregulates GMO Crops Despite Supreme Court Injunction.
An article recently published by Common Dreams regarding a new report written about the dangers of genetically modified food. Written by Richard Schiffman. New Report on the Dangers of Genetically Modified Foods | Common Dreams.
Seed affects all life on earth and every human being. Open-pollinated organic seeds create the foundation for a mutually beneficial relationship with pollinators like butterflies and bees, soil organisms, birds and insects. Chemically bred seed and monocultures destroy biodiversity both above and below the soil. Farmers have bred open source seeds for health, nutrition, taste …
On behalf of Navdanya, I write to invite you to become part of a Global Citizens Alliance for Seed Freedom – the start of a global campaign to alert citizens and governments around the world on how precarious our seed supply has become – and as a consequence how precarious our food security has become.
A lively gathering of people from all walks of life including farmers, activists, scientist, legal experts and students have committed themselves to the fight for the protection of seed sovereignty. The Bija Swaraj meeting hosted by Navdanya brought the participants together, resulting in the successful foundation of a national alliance to collaborate to reclaim India’s seed freedom and biological diversity. The movement will kick start with a Bija Satyagraha on Gandhi Jayanti in Delhi.