The decision of Chipotle to make its product lines GMO-free is not most people's idea of a historic event, but for Monsanto and GMOs the situation looks ominous
Recently we wrote about how pharmaceutical companies use "evergreening" to extend their control over drugs as the patents expire. But this is also an issue for the world of agribusiness: a number of key patents, particularly for traits of...
Just three years ago, the agribusiness giant was a laughingstock. Thanks to its friends in government and the courts, and new industry alliances, it's back with a vengeance.
Una delle più grandi truffe ambientali giocate ai danni della Terra e dei poveri della Terra dal capitalismo in questi decenni è quella dei biocombustibili. Sponsorizzati dallo stesso protocollo di Kyoto per ridurre le omissioni di CO2 nell'atmosfera, ed utilizzati essenzialmente per la sostituzione totale o parziale di benzina e gasolio nei motori delle automobili
DuPont Co., the world's second-biggest seed company, is sending dozens of former police officers across North America to prevent a practice generations of farmers once took for granted.
Agribusiness giants Monsanto, DuPont and Dow are plotting the boldest coup of a global food crop in history. If their requests to allow a massive commercial planting of genetically modified (GM) maize are approved in the next two weeks by the government of outgoing president Felipe Calder195179n, this parting gift to the gene giants will amount to a knife in the heart of the center