03 Apr '11, 2pm

International Seed Day Reminds Us To Choose Patent-Free Seeds : TreeHugger via @TreeHugger

What's worse is farmers are giving up age old learned methods of farming in order to plant one dangerous crop for miles and miles. Once farmers use Monsanto's Roundup Ready, which is a line of designer genetically-modified seeds, they have to continue to purchase the seeds year after year because it's illegal, yes illegal, for farmers to save seeds. Biodiversity is being left in the dust.

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/04/international-see...

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