Tag: farmers

Harvesting Justice 9: Farmers and Consumers vs. Monsanto – David Meets Goliath

Via Campesina, the world’s largest confederation of farmers with member organizations in 70 countries, has called Monsanto one of the β€œprincipal enemies of peasant sustainable agriculture and food sovereignty for all peoples.” See how peasant farmers, and the activists who support them, are challenging the agribusiness giant’s incursions into developing world farming.

Are High Global Food Prices A New Norm?

  FAO (The food and agriculture organization of the United Nations) released their June estimate of global food price indices yesterday. Β The new numbers were mixed, but not encouraging overall. [ … ]

Back to the Garden

This is a guest submission from John Addison, Publisher of the Clean Fleet Report and an environmental writer. The warm summer breeze carried the aromas of ripe berries, almonds, fresh [ … ]