Genetically modified failures

Originally posted on gazzetta:
Don’t believe what you hear from vested interests, rent-a-quote ‘scientists’ and’ bought’ politicians. After nearly 20 years of promises that genetically modified food would revolutionise our world, feed the hungry, boost the yields and therefore the incomes of farmers, and even cure disease, genetically modified crops have never lived up to…

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U.S., Malaysia Lead Worldwide ‘Land Grabs’

Originally posted on ECO-opia:
By Stephen Leahy    Uxbridge — Africa is the main target for “land grabs” by foreign investors, according to a new report on large-scale land acquisitions around the world released Monday. “Africa is the place for cheap land deals and most investors are from Western countries like the U.S. and UK,” said…

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