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GMO Crops: Five New Reasons Monsanto’s ‘Science’ Doesn’t Add Up

By Katherine Paul and Ronnie Cummins To hear the pesticide and junk food marketers of the world tell it, anyone who questions the value, legitimacy or safety of GMO crops is naïve, anti-science and irrational to the point of hysteria. But how long can Monsanto ignore the mounting actual scientific evidence that their technology is […]

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Monsanto: The Biotech Bully

By Ronnie Cummins, Organic Consumers Association, July 18, 2013, reprint “ The harder they come the harder they fall, one and all.” Jimmy Cliff, reggae classic After enjoying a year of maximum profits, record stock prices, the defeat of a major GMO labeling campaign in California, pro-industry court decisions, and a formidable display of political […]

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Cook Organic, Not the Planet

Cook Organic, Not the Planet By Alexis Baden-Mayer and Ronnie Cummins, Organic Consumers Association, February 7, 2013 For related articles and more information, please visit OCA’s Organic Transitions page, Agriculture and Climate page and our CAFOs vs. Free Range page What if there were an inexpensive technology that could cut greenhouse gas emissions by up […]