India to confront Monsanto in US

http://www.downtoearth.org.in/content/india-confront-monsanto-us Author(s): Jyotika Sood Issue Date: Jun 15, 2013 Biodiversity Authority will oppose Monsanto’s patent application involving Indian melon Indian melon (Photo: Seth Vidal) TAKING the lead in another biopiracy case after…
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A new rice every day?

http://www.thehindu.com/sci-tech/agriculture/a-new-rice-every-day/article4173839.ece ASHISH KOTHARI SHARE  ·   COMMENT   ·   PRINT   ·   T+ Natwarbhai by his beloved rice fields TOPICS economy, business and financeagriculture social issuesocial issues (general) The small farmer is increasingly getting the short shrift, and control…
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Biodiversity meet ignored interests of farmers: expert

STAFF REPORTER, THE HINDU, NOVEMBER 19, 2012 http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/tp-andhrapradesh/biodiversity-meet-ignored-interests-of-farmers-expert/article4109993.ece Agriculture scientist G.V. Ramanjaneyulu has criticised that the recent international biodiversity conference in Hyderabad focussed only on how business could be done…
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