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Seeds of Doubt-An activist’s controversial crusade against genetically modified crops.

Early this spring, the Indian environmentalist Vandana Shiva led an unusual pilgrimage across southern Europe. Beginning in Greece, with the international Pan-Hellenic Exchange of Local Seed Varieties Festival, which celebrated the virtues of traditional agriculture, Shiva and an entourage of … Continue reading

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The new green revolution A bigger rice bowl

Another green revolution is stirring in the world’s paddy fields May 10th 2014 | LOS BAÑOS, THE PHILIPPINES, AND SUPHAN BURI, THAILAND | From the print edition A SEED of rice that could transform the developing world saved Asha Ram Pal’s farm in the … Continue reading

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