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Anti-genetics Actions (Do or Die)
Grapsow, Stetten and Bansleben - all were due to be planted with Monsanto owned herbicide resistant Sugar beet. Windy Nights and Crop Circles: Actions in '96 Last year was definitely the ...
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Biotechnology
GE in agriculture has been the creation of herbicide resistant crops. 71% of the area planted to transgenic seed in 1998 contained the herbicide resistance trait. Through the introduction of a ... conventional crops and populations of wild relatives of crop species through cross-pollination. With herbicide resistant crops this threatens the creation of multiple resistance to the most common herbicides ...
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DuPont
GE sulfonylurea resistant cotton. Chemical resistant seeds are all about control whether GE or not. Dupont make farmers sign up ... -home/33-html/0326.html top [12] Sulfonylureas are acutely toxic, expanding usage due to herbicide resistant crops will have a serious impact on the reproduction of both crop and native plants ...
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Millions Against Monsanto Campaign - Organic Consumers Association
RoundUp Ultra. RoundUp Ultra is a highly concentrated version of Monsanto's glyphosate herbicide, with additional surfactants to increases its lethality. Local communities and human rights organizations ... Genetically Engineered Alfalfa 9/22 - More Bad News for Monsanto's Mad Scientists--Herbicide Resistant Pigweed 9/17 - Monsanto Continues to Block Federal Legislation on Labeling & Safety Testing ...
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Genetically Engineered Soy crops less profitable than conventionally bred varietes.
In stead, the use of the herbicide Roundup increased considerably - between 2-10 times more ... that a similar result may be applicable to other herbicide resistant GE crops. To farmers this means that the initial gains from from using herbicide resistant RR soy are likely to turn into increasing ...
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ECNT » Media Releases » Land Clearing » 2005 Pipeline fiasco highlights need for better government and industry planning
Larissa Cordner said studies show there are many problems associated with GM crops including herbicide resistant weeds and increased use of chemicals; toxicity to wildlife and humans; genetic pollution; and ... from Monsanto Australia Ltd for a licence for the commercial release of herbicide tolerant and/or insect resistant GM cotton north of latitude 22ºS without specific containment conditions. The ...
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Green Living Now Web Store
Pest-resistant Bt crops: Insect resistant potatoes are in a store near you, which have been genetically engineered to ... elevated use of chemicals on crops, like Roundup, and an increase in the development of herbicide-resistant weeds. There could also be unpredictable mutations of the genetic code in a new ...
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USDA and Monsanto now advise growers to plant refuge areas to ensure non-resistant insects persist under the premise that this will reduce the rate of resistance development. ... of herbicide-resistant weed species for which the consequences are poorly understood. Roundup-Ready crops are also of questionable ecological value and build a long-term dependence on the use of the herbicide ...
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CropChoice.com
New report finds that herbicide-resistant crops have increased pesticide use (Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2004 -- CropChoice news) -- The following comes from ...
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The most widely grown type of genetically engineered soybean, Monsanto’s herbicide- resistant “Round Up Ready” soybean, contains genes from bacteria (Agrobacterium sp.) cauliflower virus, ... resistant to herbicides may spread to weeds, and those weeds may become “superweeds” that the herbicide can no longer control. c) Non-target insects may sicken or die from exposure to pesticide-resistant ...
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