Posts Tagged ‘genetic engineering’

Monsanto v. Geerston Seed Farms: The Supreme Court Alfalfa Decision (video)

Monsanto v. Geerston Seed Farms: The Supreme Court Alfalfa Decision (video)

The recent Supreme Court decision on the Round Up Ready Alfalfa case has drawn a mixture of reactions from the mainstream media, and from the Blogosphere.

A 21st Century Social Contract Between Agriculture & the Public

January 8, 2010 A Farm Foundation Roundtable discussion took place today. Michael Dimock, of Roots of Change (ROC) was present, offering “ten basic building blocks” for a new social contract. Dimock goes on to say, ” I am a realist who looks at the past and says we can, we will, and we must change […]

A Conversation with Claire Hope Cummings-Part 2 (video)

A Conversation with Claire Hope Cummings-Part 2 (video)

Cummings believes a handful of global agrichemical companies are threatening the livelihoods of farmers.

Seeds of Life: Beta Vulgaris

Seeds of Life: Beta Vulgaris

In Seeds of Life, Frank Morton, an organic seed breeder shares his concerns over the contamination threat of GMO sugar beets in the Willamette Valley.

Seeds of Life: David Vs. Goliath (video)

Seeds of Life: David Vs. Goliath (video)

In an ongoing David versus Goliath legal battle, an Oregon organic seed breeder, has sued the USDA over GMO sugar beets.