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  • 08.06.2016

    The European Parliament says

    No "old" GMOs, no "new" GMOs, no GMOs in the EU, no GMOs in Africa

    June’s European Parliament Plenary saw five different votes related to GMOs. Altogether they give a good idea of the EP's very coherent opinion on GMOs, which can be summarized as being a...

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  • CC Tim Parkinson

    Toxic substances/Glyphosate

    3 strikes must mean Commission rules glyphosate approval out

    A proposal for a temporary 'technical extension' of the EU approval of the herbicide glyphosate today failed to secure the support of a majority of EU governments (1). Commenting on the...

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  • 24.05.2016

    GMOs are back

    and they’re worse than before

    A brochure to explain the technical and political issue with new GMOs In the European Union, genetically modified organisms are subjected to a specific regulation. Before being authorized for...

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  • 28.11.2013

    For a GMO-free Europe

    Yes to biodiversity, no to GMOs!

    Find out why do we oppose GMOs! To help farmers regain true independence, promote agricultural biodiversity, reduce the power of multinational agrochemical and food corporations...

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Issue n°20 May 2016

GREEN INSIGHT INTO EU FOOD POLICYGood for business, bad for us - Why Bayer buying Monsanto is more than just another mergerNo privatisation of life - No patent on our tomatoes!We are pissed off! - MEPs test positive for glyphosateGMO website Revival! FOOD FOR THOUGHT"Why Soil matters - A...

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Food campaign - The Greens/EFA in the EP

Good for business, bad for us

Why Bayer buying Monsanto is more than just another merger

German drugs and chemicals group Bayer has announced a $62 billion cash offer for the US company Monsanto, owner of the glyphosate-based herbicide Roundup and of the only GM plant currently authorised for cultivation in the EU (Mon 810 Maize).

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No privatisation of life

No patent on our tomatoes!

A few weeks ago a European-wide coalition of NGOs launched a mass opposition against a patent held by the Swiss agrochemical company Syngenta on tomatoes produced by conventional breeding.

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Seven Reasons To Ban Glyphosate

It's Time To Stand Up To Monsanto!

What is glyphosate, and why should you be worried about it? Glyphosate is a chemical used in herbicides such as Monsanto's Roundup and recently became the most used agricultural chemical of all time. Despite this, there's a good chance you won't have heard of it, and the chemical giants would probably be...

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