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Total control: is Monsanto unstoppable?

Monsanto has a mission. But where will it lead the rest of us? Vanessa Baird begins this month’s investigation into one of the world’s most powerful and hated corporations.

Filed in: Agriculture Environment

Is Monsanto on the side of science?

Claire Robinson looks at what has happened to scientists who dare to say GM foods are not safe.

Filed in: Agriculture Biotech Environment

Corporations vs. communities: a tale of two meetings

Morten Thaysen reports from the World Social Forum on two radically different paths for the future of our food.

Filed in: Activism Agriculture Corporations

Who controls our food?

Agroecology can help challenge the patriarchal forms of organization in farming, argues Nick Dearden.

Filed in: Agriculture Food Politics

Ministers must answer to Nigerian land-grab investments

UK aid is funding a ‘new wave of colonialism’ as Africa is carved up by big business, writes Chris Walker.

Filed in: Agriculture Land Nigeria

Something myth-ing? What they don’t tell us about African agriculture

Ian Fitzpatrick on truths, lies and stereotypes.

Filed in: Africa Agriculture Poverty Trade

Why we need an agrarian renaissance

Co-founder Colin Tudge considers the importance of the Oxford Real Farming Conference.

Filed in: Agriculture England Food Sustainability

Grassroots climate resilience in dryland Africa

We must listen to and work with those most affected by climate change, says Philip Goodwin.

Filed in: Africa Agriculture Climate Change

Battling the ‘Monsanto law’ in Ghana

Farmers face hefty fines or imprisonment if new legislation is approved. Chris Walker reports.

Filed in: Agriculture Corporations Food Ghana

Prepare for the worst, African farmers told

Climate change threatens food security but, Henry Owino discovers, adaptation is already underway.

Filed in: Africa Agriculture Climate Change Food Kenya

‘We have to be positive,’ say Gaza’s farmers

Madeleine McGivern looks at the effects of ‘Operation Protective Edge’ on food security in Gaza.

Filed in: Agriculture Fishing Palestine

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