In a great bit of news for World Food Day, a key Brazilian congressional committee today withdrew the consideration of legislation that would have allowed the sale and use of Terminator Technology, also known as suicide seeds.
27th September 2013
With Climate Change…
Who Will Feed Us?
ETC Group has been monitoring the power and global reach of agro-industrial corporations for several decades – including the increasingly consolidated control of agricultural inputs for the industrial food chain: proprietary seeds and livestock genetics, chemical pesticides and fertilizers and a
Background: At a recent Synthetic Biology Conference in Cambridge UK, Synthetic Biologist Jay Keasling announced that the consortium he was working with now intend to replace the entire global
For more background see http://www.etcgroup.org/issues/synthetic-biology
For the full briefing please download the PDF file.
ETC Group News Release
5th June 2013
Last Chance for Kickstarter to stop release of risky seeds
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