The IPCC's Fifth Assesment Report for Working Group III outlining mitigation options for climate change is set to hit the shelves on Sunday, but a leaked version obtained by the Guardian earlier this week is already causing strong reactions.
April 17th marks La Via Campesina’s International Day of Farmers’ Struggles highlighting the global nature of the struggles facing farming communities worldwide.
Legislation that erodes farmers rights to save seeds questioned in Ghana and Canada.
Fewer crop species are feeding the world than 50 years ago - raising concerns about the resilience of the global food system.
UPDATE: Due to 35 000+ signatures collected in less than 48 hours, Brazil’s Judiciary Commission agreed to take the Pro-Terminator Bill off the agenda this week leaving open the possibility that the bill will not be passed until Congress reconvenes in … Read more »
After backing away, due to public pressure, from legislation that would legalize the planting of Terminator seeds in Brazil on World Food Day (October 16), the country’s Judicial Commission is set to approve suicide seeds in the next 24 to … Read more »
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