Ethical Seeds — Patterson Park Community Garden

As of 2017, a handful of companies currently dominate the seed and pesticide industry. Mergers proposed this year could result in three conglomerates controlling the majority of the world’s seed supply. History shows that over the past 30 years mergers have resulted in higher prices for seed, fewer choices for growers and less innovation. Gardeners […]

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Monsanto, glyphosate (Roundup) and Swedish cancer epidemiologist — Lennart Hardell’s blog

Documents are now becoming publicly available in the US glyphosate litigation. Here are some of the first results indicating secret work by the Swedish cancer epidemiologist Hans-Olov Adami for Monsanto. The whole document can be found here. It includes Monsanto emails regarding Hardell study rebuttal: “We are creating a scientific outreach network of prominent epidemiologists […]

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Pioneers — Whole and then Some

You may have heard. Last week the European Union voted on whether to extend the license for the widely-used weedkiller glyphosate, more commonly known in Australia as Roundup. People love using the stuff over here – in an attempt to create perfect looking lawns (mowing the lawn is also a national pastime over here – […]

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Episode 89: Monsanto, Legal Action, Halted Roll Out, Sea Level Rise and Zero Carbon Fuel.

LINKS CONTACT:  podcast@worldorganicnews.com FREE .PDF One Square Metre Garden: square@worldorganicnews.com Blog: www.worldorganicnews.com A transcript of this episode is available at http://www.worldorganicnews.com/61597/89/ monsanto sues arkansas over dicamba ban — the irresistible fleet of bicycles

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