Monsanto and Gates Foundation Push GE Crops on Africa

“Skimming the Agricultural Development section of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation web site is a feel-good experience: African farmers smile in a bright slide show of images amid descriptions of the foundation’s fight against poverty and hunger. But biosafety activists in South Africa are calling a program funded by the Gates Foundation a “Trojan horse” to open the door for private agribusiness and genetically engineered (GE) seeds, including a drought-resistant corn that Monsanto hopes to have approved in the United States and abroad.”

http://www.truth-out.org/white-house-refuses-release-email-monsanto-linked-lobbyist/1329857360?q=second-green-revolutionaries-gates-foundation-and-monsanto-push-ge-crops-africa/1310411034

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