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    Neil Young dumps Starbucks over company's Monsanto alliance

    Neil Young dumps Starbucks over company’s Monsanto alliance, GMO secrecy

    Neil Young used to get his coffee fix at Starbucks - now he's leading a boycott against the company for joining with Monsanto to keep GMO ingredients secret.


    Canada taken to court over approval of GMO farmed salmon

    Canada taken to court over approval of GMO farmed salmon

    Environmental groups want a court to decide if the Canadian government violated its own law by permitting the manufacture of GMO farmed salmon.



    GMO whistleblower- Canadian federal scientist speaks out

    GMO whistleblower: Canadian federal scientist speaks out

    by Tsiporah Grignon An interview with a whistle-blower doesn’t happen every day. I spoke with Dr. Thierry Vrain, a former soil biologist and genetic scientist who for 30 years worked for Agriculture Canada, and was the design...


    Monsanto backing away from new GMO applications in Europe2

    Monsanto backing away from new GMO applications in Europe

    Read this July 17 story from Reuters on Monsanto’s change in course with its GMO operations in Europe. (Reuters) – Monsanto Co said on Wednesday it will withdraw all pending approval requests to grow new types of ge...



    Are 'Frankenfish' Swimming Your Way? FDA Debates GM Salmon

    Are ‘Frankenfish’ Swimming Your Way? FDA Debates GM Salmon

    The seemingly straightforward question, “What are we having for dinner?” may get trickier to answer, due to a revolution in science. Many people call it “frankenfood” when the answer to the dinner question could...


    Monsanto and Cargill’s Plan for Soy-based Factory Aquaculture Industry

    Monsanto and Cargill’s Plan for Soy-based Factory Aquaculture Industry

    Read this story from commondreams.org on corporate food behemoths Monsanto and Cargill’s plans for a large-scale, GMO soy-based aquaculture industry. (July 2, 2012) Agribusiness behemoths including Monsanto and Cargill ar...



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    Attack of the Biotech Guys

    In the late 1980s, executives at Monsanto were told, “genetic engineering offered the best prospect of preserving the commercial life of Monsanto’s most important product, Roundup, in the face of the challenges Monsanto...


    Monsanto busted by Wikileaks

    Monsanto busted by Wikileaks – Documents show US Government working for Monsanto, threatening ‘military-style trade wars’

    Read this op-ed from digitaljournal.com, discussing the recent release by Wikileaks of US diplomatic cables which show US embassies behaving as agents for agro-biotech giant Monsanto, even threatening countries who moved to ban...



    US Bill S 510 would outlaw gardening and saving seeds

    US Bill S 510 would outlaw gardening and saving seeds

    Read this Nov. 16 story from Natural News on a new US Senate bill that would criminalize local food security. Senate Bill 510, the Food Safety Modernization Act, has been called “the most dangerous bill in the history of ...


    An aerial view of farms in Kansas - from Wikimedia Commons

    GMO Food – An Experiment on You?

    Republished from Watershed Sentinel In the late ’90s and early 2000s, genetically modified (GM) or genetically engineered (GE) crops were a hot-button issue around the world. They were originally developed by corporations...