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This article is more than nine years old.

... millets, some of which face extinction elsewhere in India. The list is long: fox-tail millet, wild millet, small ... state, 100 miles west of its capital, Hyderabad, southern India. It’s a dry-land area, like roughly 70 per cent of India’s agricultural land, where crops depend on rains to ...
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This article is more than 24 years old.

... and doused with pesticides. In some villages in India blindness increased severely because the so-called ... new seeds are not all they’re made out to be. ‘In India I’ve discovered that farmers can grow more grain and ... for Science, Technology and Natural Resource in Dehradun, India. Contents page NI Home Page ©Copyright: New ...

This article is almost five years old.

... that Dhanraj Pawar, a farmer from Maharashtra in central India, had ever known. His farm had been handed down through ... In what is the worst agricultural crisis in modern India’s history, more than 296,400 cotton farmers have ... are not solely responsible for the rise in suicides in India, they are far from the magic solution they are touted ...
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This article is almost 23 years old.

... in the South places thousands of native breeds at risk. In India, just three decades after the advent of ‘modern’ ... knowledge held, from the Ethiopian Highlands to South India, is also becoming an endangered resource. The drive to ... accessible or affordable to customers in the South. In India – where 70 per cent of pesticides are used on cotton ...

This article is almost five years old.

... sued Monsanto in 1999 for its illegal Bt cotton trials in India, I have received death threats, my websites have been ...
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This article is more than 22 years old.

... Monsanto (see Flying pigs and featherless chickens ). In India, farmers using Monsanto's genetically engineered seeds ... active stock even further. 5 Farmers in countries such as India are setting up their own seed banks in order to ...
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This article is more than 17 years old.

... for the biotechnology companies to pick. A remedy from India, where I grew up, comes to mind. The neem tree's ...
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This article is more than 17 years old.

... fuelling the race for patents. The US, the European Union, India and Australia are the major players. But the US dwarfs ... biopiracy obscenely expensive. Recently the Government of India challenged patents on rice in the US law courts and ...
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This article is more than 22 years old.

... subversive personality! He forced the British out of India and now you’ve destroyed the foundation of ...
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This article is more than 22 years old.

... food. Regional offices in Australia, Chile, Guatemala, India, Malaysia, Aotearoa/New Zealand, St Vincent, Senegal, ... groups in Australia, Britain, Canada, Finland, Germany, India, Slovakia, South Africa. Most EF! groups are against ...
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This article is more than eight years old.

... organic fertilizer), around 30 million homes in China and India now make their own cooking and heating gas in this way. ...

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