Will Ghana’s Local Crops Die Out?

Ghana is being pressured to sell out it’s global agribusiness. The U.S. and the global seed industry are trying to strong-arm Ghana into adopting the International Convention for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants, known as UPOV.   The treaty confers intellectual property rights on huge seed companies such as Monsanto and locks farmers into a limited selection of […]

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H.R. 933 GMO Bill Signed Into Law

H.R. 933 GMO Bill Signed Into Law

On March 26th, 2013, United States President Barack Obama signed the H.R. 933 GMO bill into law that was written in part by the very billion-dollar corporation that will benefit directly from the legislation. Pres. Obama inked his name to H.R. 933, a continuing resolution spending bill approved in Congress days earlier. Buried 78 pages within the bill exists a provision […]

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