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Manila :: Philippines | 1 month ago

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The global hectarage of biotech crops has increased more than 100-fold from 1.7 million in 1996 to over 175 million in 2013. The study also added that 90 percent of the 18 million farmers planting GM crops are small resource-poor farmers. GM corn in

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Hilo :: HI :: USA | 5 months ago

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A second Hawaii county has approved a bill regulating genetically modified crops. The Hawaii County Council voted 6-3 on Tuesday to approve a bill restricting the planting of genetically modified crops to enclosed structures like greenhouses, the

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Lihue :: HI :: USA | 6 months ago

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Hawaii Kauai's mayor vetoed a bill Thursday that would have regulated the use of pesticides and genetically modified crops by large agricultural businesses. Mayor Bernard Carvalho Jr. said in a statement that he agreed with the bill's intent, but he

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Honolulu :: HI :: USA | 6 months ago

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Large agribusinesses will be required to disclose pesticide use and genetically modified crops under a bill approved by the Kauai County Council. The council approved the bill in a marathon meeting that began Tuesday. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser (

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Mumbai :: India | 6 months ago

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A number of farmers, students and activists hit the streets on Saturday, taking a stand against genetically-modified crops. The march against Monsanto, a multinational chemical and agricultural biotechnology corporation, is being held in hundreds of

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Brussels :: Belgium | 7 months ago

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A new report on the state of African agriculture is scathing about opposition to planting genetically-modified crops as a way of growing more food for the continent. The Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa titles a section of its 200-page

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Washington :: DC :: USA | 1 year ago

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Food safety advocates, environmentalists and health professionals here are engaging in a fervent last-minute campaign to highlight a controversial legislative amendment they say would gut the ability of both the judiciary and the federal government

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Santiago :: Chile | 1 year ago

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These are the problems that many say will cause worldwide food shortages in coming decades. Two have already visited the San Joaquin Valley, where drought and a rising demand for water are leaving farms with progressively salty soil. A 2009

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Paris :: France | 1 year ago

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A clash of opinions over genetically modified crops led to lively debate both inside and outside a Comox Valley Regional District meeting on Tuesday...It started calmly enough, when two local growers, Arzeena Hamir of Amara Farm and Carmen Wakeling

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Grants Pass :: OR :: USA | over 1 year ago

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Ore. (AP) Supporters of a local ban on genetically modified crops filed signatures with the Jackson County clerk on Wednesday in Medford to put a measure on the county ballot. Supporters carried signs and drove a tractor outside the Jackson County

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