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Title: corporate takeover of agriculture is underway!
Post by: ralphm on December 20, 2004, 00:26:49
http://www.organicconsumers.org/ge/ignacio121304.cfm


Title: corporate takeover of agriculture is underway!
Post by: Telos on December 20, 2004, 00:28:22
It's been underway for the past 80 years.


Title: corporate takeover of agriculture is underway!
Post by: cinnabardk on December 20, 2004, 18:25:50
Yes, but this is something you can actually do something about yourself, if you have some land: start growing non-hybrid vegetables and save seeds (that way, you are not dependant on a seed supplier - the agro-industry wants dependence, dependence means control and profit).

Instead of the standard store bought vegetables, you will be able to enjoy a wide variety of home grown vegetables. And there are a lot of heirloom/non-hybrid seeds to choose from.

Here's some basic seed saving information:
http://www.seedsave.org/issi/issi_904.html


Title: corporate takeover of agriculture is underway!
Post by: daem0n on December 21, 2004, 14:40:14
still, they are what they are