Tag Archives: genetically modified

Upcoming ‘March Against Monsanto’ to take place October 12th

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Millions of activists are preparing for another March Against Monsanto to take place on October 12. Marches will be held in over 400 cities around the world and are currently scheduled in 47 U.S. states. The event will protest the controversial use of genetically modified organisms and the dangerous heavy use of pesticides in our food supply. GMOs have never ... Read More »

Hedge funds, insider traders begin dumping Monsanto stock as reality of GMOs sinks in across Wall Street

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Monsanto executives and insiders are dumping Monsanto stock in record volumes, sending the stock price spiraling downward. CEO Hugh Grant just sold off 40,000 shares at $97.74, and both Janet Holloway and Gerald Steiner — both high-level Monsanto executives — recently ditched more than 10,000 shares each. Tom Hartley also bailed on another 6,000 shares at $100.15. (See sources below.) ... Read More »

Great news: Monsanto abandons plans for GMOs in Europe

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The world’s largest seed corporation says it has dropped its bid to get more genetically modified crops onto the European market due to the wide-spread popular opposition. The biotech giant says it will expand its share of the natural seed market instead. “We will no longer be pursuing approvals for cultivation of new biotech crops in Europe. Instead, we will ... Read More »

Over 400 companies that aren’t using GMOs in their products

Non GMO project VERIFIED

If you want to keep eating poison food, you can join the ‘scientists’ who keep spewing Monsanto-funded lies. They are telling us that genetically altered crops are good for us and the environment – that they are, in fact, a necessity to feed the world population. They say all of this, even though we seemed to feed the masses just ... Read More »

Venezuela looking to ban GMO seeds

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The new legislation would protect small and medium producers, favour the use of seeds for the environment and human health, and the creation of an institution working on the topic. Venezuela is going forward in the defintive elaboration and approval for a law guaranteeing security and sovereignty against the threat of transgenic seeds, said Socialist deputy Alfredo Urena. Urena said ... Read More »

The 10 point plan to defeat GMOs

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Monsanto seems intent on taking over the food supply of the entire world. Their sterile, toxic seeds are in every corner of the globe.  Hungary recently made headlines for burning 1000 acres of fields of GMO crops to the ground. Dozens of nations have banned, or at the very least, regulated, GMO crops and products.  The heat is on the ... Read More »

Top 10 reasons to join the worldwide march against Monsanto tomorrow! (Saturday, May 25, 2013)

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The global March Against Monsanto happens tomorrow! Nearly three hundred cities will host what’s sure to be hundreds of thousands of protesters and activists around the globe who are taking a stand against Monsanto and GMOs. YOU can join in the activities, too! Check this site to see if there’s a march planned near you: http://occupy-monsanto.com/march-against-monsanto-may-25-2013/ And learn more about ... Read More »

Monsanto announces huge profits despite worldwide backlash

Monsanto FDA profits

Amid widespread protests against the ‘Monsanto Protection Act’, the biotech giant has reported a 22 percent increase in net profits – an announcement that may spark further outrage about the provision that protects the company from financial damage. Monsanto on Wednesday reported that its net income rose 22 percent to $1.48 billion, or $2.74 a share, in a one-year period. ... Read More »

EU rejects French report linking GM maize to cancer

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The EU’s food safety agency definitively rejected Wednesday a bombshell French report linking genetically modified corn to cancer, saying it failed to meet “acceptable scientific standards.” “Serious defects in the design and methodology of a paper by Seralini et al. mean it does not meet acceptable scientific standards,” the European Food Safety Authority said in a statement. “Consequently it is ... Read More »

Genetically modified mosquitoes released in the millions with no risk assessment

Genetically modified mosquitoes

In case you didn’t know, genetically modified mosquitoes have been unleashed numerous times on planet Earth. Thus far, millions mosquitoes were released in various locations; Cayman Islands, Malaysia, and Brazil. Now, the GM mosquito creator Oxitec may release millions of genetically modified mosquitoes in the fields of crops, including olives, citrus fruits, cabbage, tomatoes, and cotton. A UK-based company, Oxitec is the ... Read More »