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This article is more than seven years old.

There's been a lot of discussion about how north and south India are like two different countries now. They've always ... Nadu to Jabalpur, 1400 kilometres away in the heart of India. Road travel gives you a completely different ... are other aspects, the fascinating face of primeval, rural India. The time was just right too. It was the start of the ...
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This article is more than six years old.

... to share her experiences of fighting GM-giant Monsanto in India. ‘We started the seed saving movement in India,’ she explained, ‘with the commitment to not obey ... effects that the widespread planting of BT cotton in India has had, relating how within one season only Monsanto ...
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This article is more than seven years old.

Some of the pesticides Borromeo encountered while in India. Kantibai’s husband died after drinking the chemicals ... family was in debt. This has become a familiar story in India where nearly 300,000 farmers killed themselves to get ... the reset button. If you hover your finger over a map of India, somewhere near the middle you’ll find a town called ...

This article is more than 11 years old.

... in Asia. Lorena Luo looks at the situation in China and India and explains why genetically modified rice – now ... one of the most important crops in the world. China and India are the two most populous countries in Asia, and ... project focusing on GE technology development. China and India are the two most populous countries in Asia, and ...

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 eight years old.

... the health and environmental impacts of 2,4-D. In India, there’s been a long uphill battle to fight ... BT cotton and other genetically modified produce all over India. People in the majority world don’t often see that US ... in many processed foods. Our great grandparents in the US, India and all over the world used integrated farming methods ...
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This article is more than nine years old.

... to me very starkly a couple of years ago when I visited India. In the 1980s the state government of Andhra Pradesh ... on credit. Some 150,000 farmers committed suicide in India between 1997 and 2005. While the corporations may not ... and GMO-free villages in the state – part of the GM-Free India coalition. Peasant farmers in Haiti, too, are fighting ...

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 ...

This article is almost five years old.

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