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Argentina The Country That Monsanto Poisoned

World  (tags: soybeans, Argentina, Monsanto, death, disabled, chemicals, poisoned, biotechnology )

- 797 days ago -
American biotechnology has turned Argentina into the worlds third largest soybean producer, but the chemicals powering the boom are not confined to cotton and corn fields. They routinely contaminate homes, classrooms and drinking water.


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Sheryl G (359)
Monday May 15, 2017, 5:43 pm
On May 1, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency even raised the allowable levels of glyphosate residues in food, concluding that based on studies presented by Monsanto, “there is a reasonable certainty that no harm will result to the general population or to infants and children from aggregate exposure.”

Animae C (508)
Monday May 15, 2017, 6:39 pm

Philippa Powers (10)
Monday May 15, 2017, 10:25 pm
Monsanto has a lot to answer for. IMHO, Monsanto is in league with the devil.

Darren Woolsey (218)
Tuesday May 16, 2017, 12:01 am
Savage indictment.

Shared news article and analysis over social media to raise and spread awareness.

Dawnie W (250)
Tuesday May 16, 2017, 1:51 am
❤️❤️Noted...What a shameful indictment on Monsanto, they are perpetrators of a slow painful, miserable slow death. This company needs a bomb under it. Apparently they own the rights to all seeds and a home gardener needs to be able to find old world seeds that haven't been modified. How true that is I'm not sure.❤️❤️Thank you...Dandelion❤️❤️

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Ben O (129)
Tuesday May 16, 2017, 5:40 am
Monsanto is pure EVIL! Useless info; I've been twice to Buenos Aires...

Peggy B (43)
Tuesday May 16, 2017, 7:09 am
The EU lowered the allowed levels in foods while the US increased theirs.

Past Member (0)
Tuesday May 16, 2017, 9:19 am
Well - I'm really very afraid the EU lowered the levels in food - I call this paid murder for a time, because they are accepting with approval that the population is being damaged and slowly poisoned; And we pay for it in the threefold sense - first for food, then for the doctor and later with life!
Thanks Dandelion

Winn Adams (179)
Tuesday May 16, 2017, 9:49 am

Beryl L (78)
Tuesday May 16, 2017, 12:04 pm
#death to Monsanto #monsantokills
I think my message would be censored.

How sad. And their chickens drink it and they eat it. They wash their clothes in it sand are forced to breathe the dust. They are murderers. @ Kaliope I would add one more thing to your list. suffering. Thank you Dandelion

Barb SiteIssues V (202)
Tuesday May 16, 2017, 12:20 pm
Noted, Thank you

Past Member (0)
Tuesday May 16, 2017, 12:26 pm
Noted ...thanks Dandelion

Tom P (29)
Tuesday May 16, 2017, 12:55 pm
We,re all being poisoned by Monsanto and other led by comrade trump. As we merrily go on our way and allow it to happen.

Misbah Malik (33)
Tuesday May 16, 2017, 1:12 pm
Hhell for greedy people! Stop using Monsanto products!

Sheryl G (359)
Tuesday May 16, 2017, 1:28 pm
For years I've written Dawn, MONSANTO = DEATH, and that is not an exaggeration. I agree, they need to go but again we are dealing with a Corporate entity with tentacles reaching around this world. One would had hoped the death and destruction caused by Agent Orange in Vietnam would have had the world turning it's back on their poisons, but with corruption in our governments, no one protects the mostly poor and middle class in the world.

The US has increased what is acceptable in it's foods to match what is going on in Argentina. They spray more of the crap onto the crops, there is bound to be more of the toxin in our foods at elevated levels. I'm recalling how the acceptable or "safe" levels of radiation was changed in the USA and I believe Canada as well after Fukushima happened.

Indeed, all over the world they are killing us left and right and many times slowly painfully unto death.

Janet B (0)
Tuesday May 16, 2017, 1:41 pm

Colleen L (3)
Tuesday May 16, 2017, 2:07 pm
It's a killer. Thanks Dandelion

Freya H (344)
Tuesday May 16, 2017, 3:47 pm
The worst Hell anybody could imagine is too good for Monsanto.

Anne K (139)
Tuesday May 16, 2017, 4:42 pm
Thanks, Dandelion.

John B (185)
Tuesday May 16, 2017, 5:25 pm
Thanks Dandelion for providing the link to the extremely informative and disturbing article from Michael Warren and Natacha Pisarenko. Monsanto has a lot to answer for!
Sadly noted.

Hartson Doak (39)
Tuesday May 16, 2017, 11:29 pm
Where is the government in all this? Are they bought , too? Has Monsanto taken over their government? HOW can these people sleep?

Sheryl G (359)
Wednesday May 17, 2017, 4:31 am
Must have Hartson, these companies wield a lot of power. Look at how inept our own Country is and we felt we had lots of protections, so other Nations are simply bought off, lots of money grease the palms of those who should be protecting us but are not.

Roberto MARINI (88)
Wednesday May 17, 2017, 8:42 am
it is horrible what happened in Argentina

Janet B (0)
Wednesday May 17, 2017, 1:00 pm

Ed Site Issues V (198)
Wednesday May 17, 2017, 1:01 pm
Noted, Thanks

Marija M (25)
Wednesday May 17, 2017, 2:30 pm
Sadly noted. Tks Dandelion.

Sheila D (28)
Wednesday May 17, 2017, 4:56 pm
Our government is falling apart and taking us to new lows. Unless we can convince the companies to clean up their act, we will surely end up like Argentina. We've already seen field workers dying because the restrictions have been lifted. Thanks for sharing, Dandelion.

Ĺucia A (16)
Thursday May 18, 2017, 2:13 pm
Thank you!

Margie FOURIE (148)
Friday May 19, 2017, 3:12 am
Boycott monsanto.

Arild Warud (174)
Friday May 19, 2017, 3:25 am
We need to find a way to stop Monsanto.

Margie FOURIE (148)
Friday May 19, 2017, 4:59 am
Thanks again

Past Member (0)
Saturday May 20, 2017, 1:07 am
World Soybean Production by Country

United States: 117,208,000

Brazil: 111,600,000

Argentina: 57,000,000

China: 12,900,000

India: 11,500,000

Paraguay: 10,300,000

Canada: 6,550,000

Ukraine: 4,280,000

Uruguay: 3,400,000

Russia: 3,134,000

European Union: 2,418,000

Bolivia: 2,107,000

South Africa: 1,162,000

Nigeria: 675,000

Serbia: 650,000

Indonesia: 565,000

Mexico: 510,000

Zambia: 268,000

Japan: 236,000

Korea, North: 200,000

Iran: 195,000

Burma: 160,000

Vietnam: 157,000

Bangladesh: 153,000

Turkey: 100,000

Zimbabwe: 90,000

Venezuela: 75,000

Colombia: 75,000

Korea, South: 75,000

Ecuador: 70,000

Thailand: 57,000

Australia: 48,000

Guatemala: 36,000

Uganda: 30,000

Egypt: 25,000

Bosnia and Herzegovina: 7,000

Nicaragua: 7,000

Taiwan: 4,000

Peru: 3,000

Switzerland: 3,000

Syria: 2,000

Pakistan: 2,000

Philippines: 1,000

The misuse of agrochemicals is destroying our health.

Darren Woolsey (218)
Saturday May 20, 2017, 3:08 am
Agree Arild. . . . shared article showing their maleficent actions and policies is one way. . . . stop buying their products is another.

Janet B (0)
Saturday May 20, 2017, 12:17 pm

pam w (139)
Saturday May 20, 2017, 1:01 pm

Margie FOURIE (148)
Tuesday May 23, 2017, 3:33 am
Thanks again

Raleigh k (356)
Tuesday May 23, 2017, 5:08 pm
this is horrid! Monsanto needs to be stopped! ty

Melania P (123)
Tuesday June 6, 2017, 10:10 am
Monsato is not the only guilty here; why Argentina let them go so far? Ignorance/greed.....

Margie FOURIE (148)
Friday June 9, 2017, 1:21 am
Thanks again
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