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Cancer Deaths Double in Argentina's GMO Agribusiness Areas - Via The Ecologist
Environment  (tags: Environment, Industrial Agriculture, GMOs, pesticides, herbicides, Humans, Health risks, Health conditions, Pollution, Science Study, Sustainability, World )

Victoria
- 6 days ago - theecologist.org
A comprehensive report by the Ministry of Health in Córdoba, Argentina reveals that deaths from cancerous tumours are double the national average in areas where industrial agriculture ie genetically engineered crops are grown and agro-chemicals are used.
Take Action! - Protect Bees From Monsanto's Chemicals and Crops - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: Mexico, bees, Monsanto, GMOs, crops, protect )

Marie
- 10 days ago - forcechange.com
Thousands of families in Mexico depend on beekeeping for their livelihoods. The Yucatán peninsula is home to a thriving honey industry, with much of the final product bound for European markets.
Take Action! - Say No to Genetically Modified Trees - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: lumber, paper, companies, GMOs, genetically modified, trees )

Marie
- 15 days ago - forcechange.com
Lumber and paper companies have recently begun to genetically engineer trees to enhance certain properties and make the trees more conducive to their business. However, these unnatural trees could easily contaminate native ecosystems and spread their gene
TAKE ACTION NOW! Say No to New Toxic Pesticides From Dow--Help Me Save the Monarch Butterfly
Environment  (tags: GMOs, Dow Chemical, toxic chemicals for monarch butterflies, endangered, pollutants, corporate greed, environmental destruction, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, animals, healthconditions )

Cal
- 43 days ago - credomobilize.com
The effect of Roundup from Monsanto on the monarch butterfly population has been devastating.Now Dow Chemical wants to start selling an even more toxic herbicide and GMO corn combination that will be more devastating to this important species
TAKE ACTION NOW! Let's Build a Noah's Ark to Stop Monsanto
Environment  (tags: GMOs, food diversity, manipulatingnature, control of the food supply and seeds, Monsanto, evil empire, environment, ecosystems, world, food security, food )

Cal
- 54 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Monsanto and co. are privatising the genesis of nature--Ten agro-chemical firms own 73% of the commercial seed market, and as many as 93% of seed varieties have gone extinct
TAKE ACTION NOW! TELL MEPS:Monsanto's 'Roundup Ready' GM Maize Could Be Growing in Europe Next Year
Environment  (tags: GMOs, Onsnto, big Ag, protection, food supply, ecosystems, environment, world, politics, healthconditions )

Cal
- 59 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Europe may have just opened the floodgates for Monsanto to grow its genetically modified crops across the continent. But the European Parliament can still vote to stop this.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Keep Toxic New Agent Orange GMOs Off Your Plate!
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, Monsanto, ecosystems, GMOS, protection, pollution, healthconditions )

Cal
- 61 days ago - action.fooddemocracynow.org
The first generation of biotech crops has failed. And failed badly. Now the biotech industry is stepping up the chemical arms race in an effort to make up for the failure of Monsanto's Roundup. Excessive use of Roundup by GMO farmers has led million of ac
TAKE ACTION NOW! Chobani: Stop Making Yogurt With GMO-Laden Milk Now.
Environment  (tags: GMOS, Chobani ntrition, Big Agribusiness, protection, humans, healthconditions, conservation )

Cal
- 99 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Before Chobani throws millions of dollars at GMO grain producers, we have the chance to tell Chobani what we don't want in our yogurt.
Saturday May 24--We Plant Seeds For Our Future When We March Against Monsanto
Environment  (tags: onsanto, acitvism March Against Monsanto, activism, GMOs, chemicals, pesticides, food supply, politics, world, pollution, protection, ecosystems, environment, conservation, destruction, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, politics, wildlife )

Cal
- 100 days ago - occupy.com
This Saturday, May 24, millions of people around the world will once again March Against Monsanto, calling for the permanent boycott of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) and other harmful agro-chemicals. Marches will occur on six continents...
Is Monsanto Giving Up On GMOs?
Environment  (tags: Monsanto, GMOs, protection, environment, ecosystems, healthconditions )

Cal
- 214 days ago - motherjones.com
Is genetically modified seed giant Monsanto doing the unthinkable and moving away from genetically modified seeds?
Don't Allow the Use of GM Terminator Seeds in Brazil - Via Sum Of Us
Environment  (tags: Environmental Danger, GMOs, Terminator seeds, Safety concerns, Sustainability risk, Lack of Ethics, Petition to sign, Important News )

Victoria
- 230 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Under pressure from big commercial farms, the Brazilian parliament is about to hold a vote that will overturn its own ban and allow companies like Monsanto, Bayer, and others to start selling 'suicide seeds' to farmers. Global Petition to sign.
Tell USDA to Reject New GMO Corn and Soy Seed
Environment  (tags: GMOs, GMO, GE, pesticides, herbicide, genetically engineered crops, seeds, corn, soy, healthconditions, pollution, habitat, environment, world, habitatdestruction )

Julie
- 232 days ago - action.panna.org
USDA has taken a big step towards approving Dow's new herbicide-resistant seeds. These crops will lead to to widespread use of the hazardous chemical, destroying neighboring crops and creating unnecessary health risks to farmers and rural communities.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Fight Deregulation of Genetically Engineered Crops - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: GMO Crops, gmos, protection, habitat, environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics, humans )

Cal
- 235 days ago - forcechange.com
Fight the deregulation of genetically engineered corn and soybeans because of health and environmental hazards
Organic Farmers Vs. Monsanto: Final Appeal to U.S. Supreme Court to Protect Crops From GMO Contamination
Environment  (tags: GMOs, GMO case, environment, destruction, law, humans, healthconditions, government, green, nature, politics )

Cal
- 247 days ago - ecowatch.com
Last week, the Public Patent Foundation filed a brief with the U.S. Supreme Court in the landmark case, Organic Seed Growers and Trade Association (OSGATA) et al v. Monsanto, in the hopes that the highest court in the land would hear and reinstate the cas
Petition | Heartfelt Letter to the Farmers, Seed Growers and Farm Groups Whose Court Battle Was Dismissed Against Monsanto | Cha
Environment  (tags: monsanto, GMOs, organicfarming, farmers, seedgrowers, savingseeds, farmgroups, brokensystem )

BMutiny
- 279 days ago - change.org
We know the system is broken. And we know that you are trying, however desperately, to stitch a portion of democracy and justice back together again, with us. So, really, this is our case--sane America's lawsuit. We too are saddened and outraged.
 

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