posted by Joan Conrow
Based on tax returns, it’s clear that mainland-based nonprofit groups and foundations have heavily — and improperly — influenced efforts to adopt anti-GMO legislation in Hawaii.
Dr. Kameswara Rao counters anti-GMO propaganda in India, discusses the movement’s motivations and talks about the agricultural challenges facing his nation.
Bose Institute researcher Dr. Sampa Das is finding that Nature’s own defense mechanisms may hold the key to boosting productivity and reducing pesticide use in India’s important food crops.
A federal judge has overturned the last anti-GMO law in Hawaii, firmly establishing state and federal preemption rights throughout the Islands.
Though myriad innovations promise to help agriculture, some farmers are slow to adopt new technologies. I moderated an on-line debate that brought together people from around the world to puzzle out why.
A “temporary” sandbag revetment remains in place after two decades, degrading the beautiful beach at Haena, Kauai, as the houses it protects steadily rise in value.
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