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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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... 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 ...
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... rushing down the valleys. For large parts of northern India, which depend upon water from the glaciers, the melt is ... emits a quarter of the world's greenhouse gases - visited India. Top of his environmental agenda was a plan to provide ... - where US industries could buy emissions credits from India and continue to pollute. Unfortunately for him, the ...

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... 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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... - known as business process outsourcing, or BPO, in India - provide services like call centres and back-office ...
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This article is more than 19 years old.

... World Bank Bonds. One of the organizers of the boycott in India, Dr Vineeta Gupta, says: ‘It’s time that we shut ...
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This article is almost 20 years old.

... requirements. The six big producers are the US, China, India, Pakistan, Uzbekistan and Turkey. They account for ... cotton production. The biggest producers are Peru, Egypt, India, Brazil and the US. Projects and experiments have also ...

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... growing demand for cooking oils in fast-growing China and India. Global companies that use palm oil that is likely ...
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... THE ENVIRONMENT Shrimp farming is growing in Bangladesh, India, Honduras, the Philippines, Ecuador and elsewhere ...
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... people now buy organic food. There are organic shops in India and Malaysia, farmer markets in Brazil and organic ...

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