Monsanto clause is coming to town?

Many of you have probably never heard of HR 933, but it has been the cause of a lot of consternation among farmers, environmentalists and people with a vested interest in food and where it comes from. HR 933: (Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013) is a bill that passed through the US house … Continue reading Monsanto clause is coming to town?

Gene Genie: Modified crops in food

Depending on who you listen to, Genetically modified crops are either going to spell the end of the universe, or be the ultimate saviour of all humanity. The truth is probably somewhere in between, and in order to approach the issue somewhat impartially, we have to strip away some of the mystery surrounding the technology, … Continue reading Gene Genie: Modified crops in food