regulate Bt cotton seed prices
Farmer groups from across the country today came in support of agriculture ministrys move to regulate Bt cotton seed prices but also demanded a ban on all genetically modified organism (GMOs) including GM Mustard.

Farmer groups also submitted a declaration in support of the agricultural ministrys decision to regulate the price of Bt Cotton Seed, signed by over 30,000 farmers to Deputy Commissioner in Agriculture Ministry D S Misra.

Environmentalist Vandana Shiva who also joined the farmers...

Free people from ‘dictatorship’ of 0.01%

Chemical corporations are trying to impose patents on all living organisms... They are trying to destroy our local food systems and replace them with industrial junk food by changing food and health safety as well as bio-safety, through ‘harmonisation’.

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Avoid ‘miracle’ rice, just eat a carrot!
Golden rice is a false miracle. It is a disease of nutritionally empty monocultures offered as a cure for nutritional deficiency. In fact, golden rice, if successful, will be 400% less efficient in providing Vitamin A...

Norman Borlaug, father of the Green Revolution, died on September 9, 2009. Alfred G. Gilman died on December 23, 2015. Both were Nobel laureates and now both dead. Gilman was a signatory to a recent letter condemning Greenpeace and its opposition to genetic engineering.


Vitex plantation in Navdanya and Doon valley public school
Harela celebrated in the Doon valley Public School.5 member action team selected in the school.Overviewed the school's kitchen garden.


16th  of July, 2016. Navdanya celebrates 'Harela' in the Doon valley Public School, Dehradun.

Principal Mrs. Bharti Upadhyai was present at the same time.

it was 16 of July. I was with Mr. Girish ji in Doon valley Public School.

it was my first day in this school. About 25 students of class 7th, 8th, 9th and 10th standard were present...

The Reason For Farmer Suicides in Punjab Lies Not in the Whitefly But in Bt Cotton
While all eyes are on the little Whitefly, I think the agrarian tragedy in Punjab has a hidden culprit. Whitefly which is a common pest in Punjab, has been around the farmers fields from generations. It has been controlled using traditional wisdom of farmers and done so quite effectively by using inter-cropping, insectaries, organic pesticides and resilient crops for centuries.

So how come swarms of whitefly have suddenly managed to destroy the 2/3rd of the cotton crop in one go? It is...

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