Deconstructing Dinner is a web radio show from Nelson BC, a GE free zone.
This audio has over an hour of debate on Alex Atamanenko’s Bill C-474 that amends the seed act. There needs to be a mechanism in place to protect them from GE contamination of Non-GE crops and shipments. Alfalfa and wheat are the two main crops in question: what will happen to organic crops once GE is allowed in to Canada?
Deconstructing Dinner ‘deconstructs’ the debate as it goes along. Good reference for anyone wanting better information on this Bill.
Posted in Canadian Politics & Food, CBAN, Food Security, Monsanto, Take Action!, World GE Politics
Tagged Ban GM crops, Biotech Companies, Canadian Food Politics, CBAN, Food Security, GE Foods, GM Alfalfa, GM Wheat, Stop GM Wheat, Support Bill C-474, Take Action!
Why GM Wheat in Canada must be stopped: CBC GMO video
There are other great videos on this page as well. Educate and enjoy!
You can take action on GE Wheat here: CBAN wheat
Lucy Sharratt – CBAN Coordinator <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Welcome to a new year of action! 2010 will certainly be a critical
year on GM crops and foods here in Canada. GM flax contamination, GM
alfalfa, SmartStax corn, new health critiques, Monsanto’s increased
seed control, GM sugarbeet, and GM wheat are all active issues and
campaigns right now. And the industry has stepped up its PR to sell GM
as the solution to the crises of our time. Please consider your
support to CBAN and our campaigns this year. Stay tuned for new
announcements from CBAN and our Members across Canada. Thank you for
your support and action.
Was 2009 the year that the world turned against GM?
The Ecologist, UK
Claire Robinson & Jonathan Matthews
Claire Robinson and Jonathan Matthews are co-editors of GMWatch
Despite promising the world in 2009, biotech corporations have
increasingly raised the hackles of scientists and citizens worldwide
2009 was a year in which the biotech industry, Gates and their US
Administration allies did everything in their power to drive the world
down the GM road, but it was also a year marked by remarkable global
It was a year too in which the truth emerged more clearly than ever
about not just the severe limitations and risks of GM crops, but the
viability of the many positive alternatives to GMOs alternatives from
which the profit-driven GM-fixation diverts much needed attention and
Posted in American Politics & Food, Biotech Companies, Canadian Politics & Food, CBAN, Food Security, GE Corn, GE Flax, GE Soy, Monsanto, World Food Politics, World GE Politics
Tagged Ban GM crops, Bill Gates, Biotech Companies, Canadian Food Politics, CBAN, Food Security, GE Foods, Global Resistance, GM Sugarbeet, GM Wheat, GMO, Lucy Sharratt, Monsanto, SmartStax Corn