Tag Archives

Home   Posts tagged "Monsanto"

Acquisition of Africa’s SeedCo by Monsanto, Groupe Limagrain: Neo-colonial occupation of Africa’s seed systems

Alliance for Food Sovereignty in Africa (AFSA), 7 October 2014 Source: http://afsafrica.org/acquisition-of-africas-seedco-by-monsanto-groupe-limagrain-neo-colonial-occupation-of-africas-seed-systems/ Media Release Addis Ababa 7 October 2014 The Alliance for Food Sovereignty in Africa (AFSA) is deeply concerned about the recent acquisitions by multi-national seed companies of large parts of SeedCo, one of Africa’s largest home-grown seed companies. Attracting foreign investment from the …

Read More »

U.S. Government Ties El Salvador USD 277 M Aid Package to Monsanto’s GMO Seeds

Sustainable Pulse, 8 June 2014 The President of the El Salvadoran Center for Appropriate Technologies (CESTA), Ricardo Navarro, has demanded that the U.S. Ambassador to El Salvador, Mari Carmen Aponte, stops pressurizing the Government of El Salvador to buy Monsanto’s GM seeds rather than non-GMO seeds from domestic suppliers. “I would like to tell the …

Read More »

Vandana Shiva’s Message for the March against Monsanto

Italiano – Português (Brasil) – Français – Deutsch – Hrvatski - Türkçe – Español 1 (Latinoamérica) – ελληνικά – Español 2 (Castellano) Media Release “I send greetings of solidarity for all the people gathered for the March against Monsanto. Marching against Monsanto is marching for freedom and democracy, for health and safety, for seed and biodiversity. People …

Read More »

May 24, 2014 ‘March Against Monsanto’ planned for over 50 countries

March Against Monsanto Press Release Source: http://www.march-against-monsanto.com/p/press-release.html INTERNATIONAL (May 24, 2014) – On May 24, millions of activists from around the world will once again March Against Monsanto, calling for the permanent boycott of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) and other harmful agro-chemicals. Currently, marches will occur on six continents, in 52 countries,with events in over …

Read More »

GMO Crops have a Bright Future in U.S?

The Congress sided with Monsanto when a congressional panel decided to let farmers plant genetically engineered crops despite the pending legal proceedings. Will this set a precedent for GMO crops in India? http://rt.com/usa/news/monsanto-crops-biotech-genetically-325/

Help us Fight Monsanto

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.

Monsanto at it Again…

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.

A Step Backwards: The Deregulation of GMO Crops

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.