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A Major American Meat Company Is Going Big With Antibiotic-Free Pork
Business  (tags: Good news, consumers, business, corporate, Americans, humans, health, food, meat, Tyson, antibiotic-freemarketing, farming )

Carrie
- 284 days ago - takepart.com
Tyson is responding to consumer demand with a new line of meat sourced from pigs raised without drugs.
Bitter Sweets: Inside Big ChocolateâEUR(TM)s Child Labor Problem
Business  (tags: abuse, consumers, ethics, farming )

Phyllis
- 281 days ago - msn.com
Big chocolate makers have promised to end child labor in their industry--and have spent tens of millions of dollars in the effort. But 2.1 million West African children still do the dangerous and physically taxing work of harvesting cocoa.
If Monsanto Is Purchased By Bayer or BASF, What Are the Implications?
Business  (tags: Bayer, BASF, business, consumers, corporate, farming, money, Monsanto, world )

Kathy
- 208 days ago - realagriculture.com
Monsanto has been the target of anti-GMO protestors for years. How would the anti-ag technology rhetoric evolve if the Monsanto 'bogeyman' is stripped from the GMO conversation? How much anti-GMO 'residue' could Bayer or BASF acquire if they absorb...
When Agribusinesses Control the Government, People Die
Business  (tags: Big Agra, agribusiness, food, farming, corporations, corporate control, 1%, one percent, injustice )

Freya
- 66 days ago - alternet.org
The US is increasingly no longer a country; instead, we're being run like a business, and in some cases, it's literally killing us.
Bayer Refuses the EPA's Request to Stop Selling a Pesticide. Wait, What?
Business  (tags: abuse, Bayer, corporate, EPA, ethics, farming, environment, government, marketing, money, pesticides, world )

Kathy
- 286 days ago - cornucopia.org
Bayer, the enormous German pharmaceutical and chemical company, made news recently when it simply refused the EPA's request to cancel one of its products, a pesticide the EPA says is unsafe.
43 Million Gallons of Milk Have Been Dumped So Far This Year
Business  (tags: Agriculture, farming, food security )

Judy
- 54 days ago - treehugger.com
Americans cannot consume all the milk being produced, so much of it is going to waste.
Bayer Reportedly Eyes Bid for $40 Billion Monsanto
Business  (tags: Bayer, business, corporate, ethics, farming, money, Monsanto, world )

Kathy
- 209 days ago - msn.com
Bayer AG is exploring a potential bid for U.S. competitor Monsanto Co. in a deal that would create the world's largest supplier of seeds and farm chemicals, according to people familiar with the matter.
Barnaby Joyce: Dairy Farmers Are Facing a Daily Struggle - Please Step in Urgently
Business  (tags: money, corporate, abuse, farming, ethics, marketing, debt )

Kerrie
- 202 days ago - change.org
The massive cuts to milk prices - slashed by 10% and more - have had significant and horrible impact on finances and our lives. Greedy corporates like Fonterra and Murray Goulburn cut the price they will pay us for milk. Please help these farmers.
PETITION : Protect Our Health, Stop Monsanto
Business  (tags: consumers, business, dishonesty, environment, ethics, farming, society, humans, world )

Monika
- 150 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
The threat is clear -- this poison is used on our food, our fields, our playgrounds, and our streets. Let's get it suspended. Join the urgent call on the right and tell everyone. To the EU, US, Canada, and Brazil authorities, and all government Ministries
There's a Global Sugar Shortage and It's Even Bigger Than Expected | Business News | News | The Independent
Business  (tags: business, consumers, Drought, Asia, Sugar Production, El Nino, Agriculture, Weather Fluctuations, money, farming, environment )

Cat
- 258 days ago - independent.co.uk
Better stock up. There's a global sugar shortage and it's even bigger than we expected
A Small-Town Cartoonist in Iowa Got the Boot When He Offended a Big Ag Giant.
Business  (tags: abuse, Big Ag, business, corporate, ethics, farming, media )

Kathy
- 196 days ago - otherwords.org
Hard experience teaches that biotech companies, chemical corporations, and other agribusiness giants have no sense of respect for Mother Nature. Now, Rick Friday has learned they have no sense of humor either.
STAND UP TO BIG TOBACCOâEUR(TM)S BULLYING! *** Please Sign ***
Business  (tags: business, consumers, corporate, corruption, cover-up, economy, environment, ethics, farming, finance, government, humans, investors, money, lies, politics, society, technology, usa, world )

Frans
- 149 days ago - act.stopcorporateabuse.org
In late April, Bungon Ritthiphakdee received a letter from a consultant representing the International Tax and Investment Center (ITIC), a front group for the tobacco industry. The letter was designed to intimidate Bungon and her organization ...
How Israel Makes Money From Blockading Gaza
Business  (tags: Rights and Accountability, Israel, Gaza Strip-siege, BDS, settlement business, farmers, PNGO, Corporate Watch, Arava, labeling, Buffer zone, EU, NEWSMEDIA, WORLD, NEWS, blockade, money, economy, usa, farming, energy, marketing, consumers, world )

Jess
- 251 days ago - electronicintifada.net
In accordance with the 2005 BDS call from Palestinian civil society, Corporate Watch advocates a full boycott of all Israeli goods.
How Much Do You REALLY Know About GMOs?
Business  (tags: farming, food, GMOs, health )

Julie
- 215 days ago - gmoquiz.com
In North America, more than 80% of the foods on supermarket shelves and restaurant menus contain Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs). Take this 2-minute quiz to get your GMO IQ score
IOWA FARMER EXPOSES COMPLETE FAILURE OF GMOS, BLASTS ROUNDUP READY CROPS FOR CREATING SUPERWEEDS AND SUPERBUGS THAT KILL VITAL I
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, corporate, dishonesty, farming, government, lies, GMO´s, Monsanto, roundup, lies, media, healthcare )

Ricardo
- 155 days ago - cultureofawareness.com
The media is notorious for showcasing genetic engineering as some kind of miracle for food production, but what do actual farmers think of the technology? In a scathing op-ed piece published in The Des Moines Register, Iowa farmer George Naylor....
 

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