Monday, January 31, 2011
Monsanto in the news: USDA Approves Genetically Engineered Alfalfa—Now What?
USDA Approves Genetically Engineered Alfalfa—Now What?
I guess we shouldn't be surprised — agrochemical companies like Monsanto have had the USDA in their pockets for years.
It's not too extreme to say that approval of GE alfalfa has the potential to cripple the organic food industry.
Stay tuned for news about the lawsuit, and in the meantime, you can sign Food & Water Watch's petition asking President Obama to stop GE alfalfa before it gets planted.