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Will Congress Let Monsanto Write Its Own Rules?

Andrew Kimbrell huffingtonpost.com Co-Authored by Colin O’Neil, Regulatory Policy Analyst at the Center for Food Safety. The agricultural biotech industry — well, let’s call it what it really is: the chemical industry — has gone on the offensive as never … Continue reading

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TEDxManhattan – Wenonah Hauter – Who Pays the “Farm Bill?”

Wenonah Hauter TED Wenonah Hauter is the Executive Director of Food & Water Watch. She has worked extensively on food, water, environmental and energy issues at the national, state and local level. Experienced in developing policy positions and legislative strategies, … Continue reading

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Best safety net for farmers? Healthy soil.

Source: Panna Farmers across the country are seeing the impacts of climate change first hand. Crop losses to drought, floods, heat waves, insects and diseasesmade headlines throughout the year. We hear Congress plans to improve crop insurance programs in recognition … Continue reading

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