New Internationalist

Food

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A rosier Valentine's for Ugandan flower workers

Trade unions improve conditions for African flower workers

Filed in: Agriculture Trade Unions Trade Unions Uganda

Crops of truth

Jaideep Hardikar travels to the bottom of the social scale, and the women of rural south India, to discover where knowledge and wisdom about seeds are still to be found.

Filed in: Agriculture Biotech India

Seed savers

The world’s seed markets are being gobbled up by ‘life-science’ corporations – but peasant farmers still feed the world. David Ransom reports.

Filed in: Agriculture Biotech

Surviving climate change

In many African societies seed preservation was once an almost sacred duty. Isaiah Esipisu explains why it is becoming vital again.

Filed in: Agriculture Kenya

Selling out the farm

Ray Burley is caught in the cost/price squeeze.

Filed in: Agriculture Environment Food

Will Obama bring 1990s food policy to an end?

‘If the transition to Obama is to become the end of an era as well as the end of an error,’ says food and agriculture activist and author Wayne Roberts, then ‘the legacy of Bill Clinton as well as George Bush will need to be overcome.’

Filed in: Agriculture Trade

The Solution That Wasn't

Lorena Luo in Beijing debunks the idea of a New Green Revolution.

Filed in: Agriculture

A yellow flag in the sunset

In the first of a new series of monthly letters, novelist Lindsey Collen finds the long fingers of Bollywood stretch even to her own shores.

Filed in: Fishing Mauritius Trade WTO

Crunch time over Fairtrade mark for Nestlé

Nestlé Fairtrade mockery.

Filed in: Fair Trade Food

Blenheim & Bangalore

The relationship between English aristocrats and impoverished Indian farmers is all too evident to Rahul Rao.

Filed in: Agriculture India Trade

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