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India’s struggling farmers find seeds of hope in heritage crops

PBS NewsHour Published on May 22, 2018 About two-thirds of India’s 1.3 billion people live on small subsistence farms, struggling to eke out a living. Many farmers have felt left behind as crops have failed or diminished due to disease, … Continue reading

Imagine a world without bees

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations Published on May 18, 2018 More than 75 % of the world’s food crops rely on pollination. Without bees, we wouldn’t have these nutritious foods. Bees play an essential role in keeping … Continue reading

Fight to Eliminate Trans Fats Goes Global


Scientists Modify Biology with Technology


Full Documentary: The World According to Monsanto


Poisoned Fields – Glyphosate, the underrated risk?

wocomoDOCS Published on Jan 25, 2016 Glyphosate is the world’s most widely used weed killer. Some claim it is completely harmless, others say it is a serious health hazard for man and animals. A topical investigation into a controversial substance. … Continue reading

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The Bayer and Monsanto deal | DW Documentary

DW Documentary Published on Apr 11, 2018 German pharmaceutical and crop science company Bayer wants to acquire US GMO seed giant Monsanto – to become the largest supplier of agricultural chemicals. German multinational Bayer wants to buy US agrochemical company … Continue reading

Ag Observatory: A Tool for Food Crisis Prevention

World Bank Published on Apr 9, 2018 We are only a few crop failures away from a new global food crisis. The World Bank’s Agriculture Intelligence Observatory (‘Ag Observatory’ for short) harnesses publicly available data as well as data provided … Continue reading

We Are Eating More Animal Products Than Ever Before And Its Causing Climate and Environmental Change