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... ‘Of the 160 million hectares of cultivated land in India,’ explains Professor Shashidhar Viraktamath from the ... one third of our food exists thanks to these services.’ India is the world’s second-largest producer of fruit and ... have a huge effect on people’s economic situation. ‘India is losing its pollinators,’ says Parthib Basu, ...
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Cotton pickin’ Fresh from an assignment in India, New Internationalist co-editor Richard Swift joins the ... farmers now live in the Global South – two-thirds in India and China. Yet some in India estimate that only one per cent of the price of a ...

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... - the worst in 50 years - late rains deluge southern India in mid-October 2002. The hard earth, sealing in months ... has one of the highest levels of pesticide consumption in India. Murali, author of a report on the farmer suicides, ... cotton for the first time. In May 2002 the Government of India approved Bt cotton for commercial growing. A case at ...

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... 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 ...
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... marketed as the holiday drink, Amit Srivastava from the India Resource Center explains how it's no holiday for ... community outrage strong enough to close Coke plants in India and start the ball rolling on the laying of criminal ...

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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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... down at all since January 2008. Exporters, namely China, India, Egypt and Vietnam, have implemented export taxes, ... Verma, Agribusiness booms amid food gloom, The Times of India , 4/6/08 Nidhi Nath Srinivas, Commodity majors milk ... , 21/5/08 Read more on the threat to rice in China and India: Lorena Luo from Greenpeace's Beijing office debunks ...
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... and build a better world. We chat with some of them today: India’s environmentalist extraordinaire Vandana Shiva , ...
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... ‘The food-hungry land-grabbers include China, India, Japan, Malaysia, Korea, Egypt, Libya, Bahrain, Jordan, ...
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... 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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