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agra pushes small african farmers to sacrifice food crops for commercial crops esp corn

Viewpoint: ‘Green neo-colonialism’— Utopian visions of organic farming promote starvation in Africa

Genetic Literacy Project | 
Across Africa, farmers and governments are struggling to feed growing populations. Ongoing and deadly locusts and Fall Armyworm infestations, cancer-causing ...

Viewpoint: UN’s ‘hand-in-glove’ alliance with anti-pesticide groups cripples response to Africa’s ravenous locust swarms

Genetic Literacy Project | 
In a year devastated by locust plagues, the COVID-19 pandemic, and massive flooding that displaced over a hundred thousand people ...
mycotoxin corn

Viewpoint: Proposed EU fungicide ban would sabotage efforts to curb global food contamination

European Scientist | 
One of the biggest dangers to our food supply comes from mold through a process that’s all-too-natural. Mold thrives in ...
desert locust swarms further threaten food insecure east africa

East Africa faces two plagues: Once-in-a-generation insect infestation and swarms of European activists trying to block the only effective tool, pesticides

European Scientist | 
European activists are putting lives at risk in East Africa, turning a plague of insects into a real prospect of ...
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