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PETITION - Stand With Coffee Farmers! Oppose Nestle's Agribusiness Expansion!
Business  (tags: coffee farmers, oppose, nestle, agribusiness, expansion, coddee processing plant, veracruz, mexico, robusta coffee, business, economy, investments, society, world )

Lone
- 50 days ago - fairworldproject.salsalabs.org
Nestle has announced plans to build a $154-million-dollar coffee processing plant in Veracruz, Mexico and increase Robusta coffee production. The deal is getting promoted by MexicoâEUR(TM)s new President
Petition - Tell Your State Attorney General: Stop the Mega-Merger of Bayer and Monsanto!
Business  (tags: BAYER AG, monsanto, mega mergers, Pesticides in produce, GMO's, agribusiness, lobbyism, Environmental issues, risks, Food Safety, consumers, health impacts, wildlife loss, insects, bad business practices, monopolies, food system in danger )


- 524 days ago - us.e-activist.com
If this merger goes through, we'd be giving a single corporation unprecedented control of our food supply. The impacts on farmers and consumers could be huge. We can't let the future of our food system be handed over to Bayer and Monsanto.
Petition - Stop Monster-Merger BaySanto!
Business  (tags: BAYER AG, monsanto, mega mergers, Pesticides in produce, GMO's, agribusiness, lobbyism, Environmental issues, risks, Food Safety, consumers, health impacts, wildlife loss, insects, bad business practices )


- 524 days ago - act.wemove.eu
A Bayer-Monsanto merger would be a disaster for our farmers. It will be a catastrophe for our bugs, bees and birds. We urge you to reject the merger and prevent the damage caused by these corporations. We also demand full openness about your decision...
When Agribusinesses Control the Government, People Die
Business  (tags: Big Agra, agribusiness, food, farming, corporations, corporate control, 1%, one percent, injustice )

Freya
- 903 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.
The Stealth Trade Agreement That Could Super-Size Industrial Agriculture
Business  (tags: Diet, Food, Agribusiness, Agriculture, WikiLeaks, NAFTA, Big Agriculture, Trans-Pacific Partnership, Trade Agreements, Pacific Rim, TPP, Robert Reich, Big Ag, Sustainable Agriculture )

Judy
- 1493 days ago - psmag.com
The "finish line is in sight" for the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which would likely send a generation of forward-thinking agrarian reform straight down the drain.
Agribusiness Giant Bunge Announces Forest Conservation Policy for Palm Oil
Business  (tags: Agribusiness, Bunge, Forest Heroes, new policy, palm oil, zero deforestation policy, good news )

Evelyn
- 1609 days ago - forestheroes.org
Forest, climate and consumer advocates today praised agribusiness giant Bunge for announcing a new policy to end deforestation and conserve forests in its palm oil supply chain.
With Multiple Animal Abuses Exposed, Can We Trust Agribusiness to Police Itself?
Business  (tags: abuse, business, farming, humans, agribusiness )

Lone
- 1743 days ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
This week's news about cows being abused at a B.C. dairy farm would be shocking by itself but for the fact this kind of revelation has become almost routine.
BAD BUSINESS: Monsanto (Still) Denies Superinsect Problem, Despite Evidence
Business  (tags: bad business, Monsanto, politics, agribusiness, dishonesty, corruption, corporate, ethics, business, news, society, marketing, money, government )

AWAY AWHI
- 2664 days ago - motherjones.com
The EPA has been relying on Monsanto to monitor the development of rootworm resistance, and--surprise!--Monsanto has been doing a lousy job of it.
48 Hours to Say NO to Harmful Regulations - Animal Identification - for Family Farms!
Business  (tags: animals, farms, agribusiness, politics )

Nancy
- 2664 days ago - action.fooddemocracynow.org
Like last time, during the original fight over the NAIS, the group ID is still being proposed for factory farms, which saves agribusiness giants lots of money, while family farmers and those who raise a few animals, like backyard chickens, will face...
U.S. Judge Bans Planting Of Genetically Engineered Beets
Business  (tags: agribusiness, GMO, genetically modified organisms, farming practices, plant crops, controlling the food supply, tainted food, unhealthy food )

Eva
- 3143 days ago - planetark.org
A federal judge on Friday banned the planting of genetically modified sugar beets engineered by Monsanto Co in a ruling that marks a major setback for the biotech giant.
MINDING MONSANTO: Are Regulators Dropping the Ball on Biocrops?
Business  (tags: protection, pollution, environment, biocrops, agribusiness, politics, society, environment, business, economy, money, news, government, farming, ethics, corporate, cover-up )

AWAY AWHI
- 3268 days ago - reuters.com
Robert Kremer, a U.S. government microbiologist who studies Midwestern farm soil, has spent two decades analyzing the rich dirt that yields billions of bushels of food each year and helps the United States retain its title as breadbasket of the world.
A Farmer Speaks: No to GMO Wheat!
Business  (tags: food, nutrition, farming, farms, GMOs, Agribusiness )

Roseann
- 3599 days ago - grist.org
According to NAWG, wheat farmers are clamoring to follow their corn and soy counterparts toward a biotech-dominated future. Todd Leake, a wheat farmer and NAWG member, has a different viewpoint.
Is a Food Revolution Now in Season? / In DC, the Gardener-in-Chief Embraces the Activists
Business  (tags: agribusiness, industry food, organic, White House, Alice Waters, local food, Department of Agriculture )

Larry
- 3655 days ago - nytimes.com
After being largely ignored for years by Washington, advocates of organic and locally grown food have found a receptive ear in the White House, which has vowed to encourage a more nutritious and sustainable food supply.
Investors of the Doomsday Seed Vault Provide Clues to It's Purpose
Business  (tags: agribusiness, business, consumers, investments, corruption, ethics, dishonesty, corporate )

Roseann
- 4029 days ago - naturalnews.com
When the evil seed kingpins of GMO and Bill Gates joing forces - what could they be up to?
 

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