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Jane Ayers
NationofChange / Op-Ed
Published: Sunday 12 February 2012
“Willie Nelson calls for Occupy the Food System”

300,000 Organic Farmers Sue Monsanto in Federal Court: Decision on March 31st to Go to Trial

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Little did Willie Nelson know when he recorded “Crazy” years ago just how crazy it would become for our cherished family farmers in America.   Nelson, President of Farm Aid, has recently called for the national Occupy movement to declare an “Occupy  the Food System” action.

Nelson states, “Corporate control of our food system has led to the loss of millions of family farmers, destruction of our soil…”

Hundreds of citizens, (even including NYC chefs in their white chef hats) joined Occupy the Food System groups, ie Food Democracy Now, gathered outside the Federal Courts in Manhattan on  January 31st, to support organic family farmers in their landmark lawsuit against Big Agribusiness giant Monsanto. (Organic Seed Growers & Trade Association v. Monsanto) Oral arguments were heard that day concerning the lawsuit by 83 plaintiffs representing over 300,000 organic farmers, organic seed growers, and organic seed businesses.

The lawsuit addresses the bizarre and shocking issue of Monsanto harassing and threatening organic farmers with lawsuits of “patent infringement” if any organic farmer ends up with any trace amount of GM seeds on their organic farmland.

Judge Naomi Buckwald heard the oral arguments on Monsanto’s Motion to Dismiss, and the legal team from Public Patent Foundation represented the rights of American organic farmers against Monsanto, maker of GM seeds, [and additionally, Agent Orange, dioxin, etc.]

After hearing the arguments, Judge Buckwald stated that on March 31st she will hand down her decision on whether the lawsuit will move forward to trial.

Not only does this lawsuit debate the issue of Monsanto potentially ruining the organic farmers’ pure seeds and crops with the introduction of Monsanto’s genetically modified (GM) seeds anywhere near the organic farms, but additionally any nearby GM fields can withstand Monsanto’s Roundup herbicides, thus possibly further contaminating the organic farms nearby if Roundup is used.

Of course, the organic farmers don’t want anything to do with that ole contaminated GM seed in the first place. In fact, that is why they are certified organic farmers.  Hello?  But now they have to worry about getting sued by the very monster they abhor,  and even have to spend extra money and land (for buffers which only sometimes deter the contaminated seed from being swept by the wind into their crop land).   At this point, they are even having to resort to not growing at all the following organic plants: soybeans, corn, cotton, sugar beets, and canola, …just to protect themselves from having any (unwanted) plant that Monsanto could possibly sue them over.

“Crazy, crazy for feeling so…..”

The farmers are suffering the threat of possible loss of Right Livelihood.  They are creating good jobs for Americans, and supplying our purest foods.  These organic farmers are bringing Americans healthy food so we can be a healthy Nation, instead of the undernourished and obese kids and adults that President Obama worries so much about us becoming.

So what was President Obama doing when he appointed Michael Taylor, a former VP of Monsanto, as Sr. Advisor to the Commissioner at the FDA?  The FDA is responsible for “label requirements” and recently ruled under Michael Taylor’s time as  FDA Food Czar that GMO products did not need to be labeled as such, even though national consumer groups loudly professed the public’s right to know what is genetically modified in the food system.  Sadly to remember: President Obama promised in campaign speeches that he would “let folks know what foods are genetically modified.”  These are the conflict of interests that lead to the 99% movement standing up for the family farmers.

 Just look at the confusing headlines lately that revealed that mid-western farms of GM corn will be sprayed with 2,4-D toxins found in the deadly Agent Orange.  Just refer to the previous lawsuits taken all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court by U.S. Veterans who tried to argue the dangers of Monsanto’s Agent Orange, and high rates of cancers in our soldiers who had to suffer the side effects from their wartime exposures in Vietnam.

In 1980 alone, when all this mess started with corporations wiping out the livelihoods of family farmers, the National Farm Medicine Center reported that 900 male farmers in the Upper Midwest committed suicide.  That was nearly double the national average for white men. Even sadder is the fact that some of the farmers’ children also committed suicide.  Studies show that when one generation of family farmers lose their farms, then the next generation usually can’t revive the family business and traditions later.

Jim Gerritsen, President of the Organic Seed Growers and Trade Association, has pointed out that there are 5th and 6th generation family farmers being pushed off their farms today, and because of a “climate of fear” (from possible lawsuits from Monsanto), they can’t grow some of the food they want to grow.

These farmers are the ones who have been able to survive the changes over the past twenty years by choosing to go into the budding niche of organic farming.  Now look at what they have to deal with while trying to grow successful businesses: Monsanto’s threats.

Even organic dairy farmers have had to suffer lawsuits ( from Monsanto) when they labeled their organic milk “non-BGH” referring to Monsanto’s bovine growth hormone used by conventional dairies.

Consumers want organic food, and they want America’s pure food source to stay protected in America.  Made in America, organically, is the way of the future, and family farmers and seed businesses should be free to maintain their high standards for organic foods.  They deserve protection from Big Agribusiness’ dangerous seeds trespassing on their croplands, not to mention the use of pesticides and herbicides on GM crops.  The organic industry has an “organic seal” which is also important to the success of family businesses, and even that stamp of quality is threatened by the spread of Monsanto’s GM seed contaminating their pure seed banks.

The Banking industry is also partly to blame. Years before the mortgages and home fiasco we have now, the farmers were the first to feel the squeeze.    I interviewed Willie Nelson in the 1980’s, and he mentioned even then the high rates of farmer suicides, and that Farm Aid was receiving letters from family farmers saying the banks had “called in their loans”, even though “we had never missed a payment”. Was this just a veiled land grab for fertile lands, or to intentionally bankrupt independent family farmers?

It was so inspiring years ago when Michelle Obama planted an organic garden at the White House. It was a great precedent for the future, but what happened?  It was ruined when they discovered sewer sludge from previous Administrations had contaminated their beautiful soil where the organic vegetables were planted.  Just one small upset but it was remedied for future plantings.   What about our whole country’s organic food supply being contaminated by previous Adminstrations’ bad choices? Why did they ever allow Monsanto to introduce genetically engineered seeds into our pure, organic, and heirloom stockpiles across America in the first place?

Recently, the Obama Administration, in an effort to boost food exports, signed joint agreements with agricultural biotechnology industry giants, including Monsanto, to remove the last barriers for the spread of more genetically modified crops.

But in this recent lawsuit filed by the Organic Seed Growers & Trade Association, it was argued that a previous contamination of a “genetically engineered variety of rice”, named Liberty Link 601, in 2006, before it was approved for human consumption, “extensively contaminated the commercial rice supply, resulting in multiple countries banning the import of U.S. rice.”  The worldwide economic loss was “upward to $1.285 billion dollars” due to the presence of GMOs…

What are everyday Americans going to do to turn it around, to get rid of Monsanto’s genetically modified seeds and its dangerous threat to America’s heirloom and organic seed caches?

There is high rate of cancer in America, and eating healthier, especially organic foods, has been shown to have great benefits in beating cancer and other diseases.  When we have Agribusiness threatening independent family farmers, which leads to the farmers feeling so scared that they don’t even plant their organic crops that Americans need, then perhaps we can all see what the 99% Occupy Movement is trying to say about their conflict of interest and seemingly abuse of powers.

Willie Nelson just released a new poem on You Tube: “We stand with Humanity, against the Insanity, We’re the ones we’ve been waiting for…  We’re the Seeds and we’re the Core,  We’re the ones we’ve been waiting for;  We’re the ones with the 99%.”

Monsanto’s practices are a clear example of the wrong direction that the 99% want our country to go in.   How about shining some light on Monsanto, and before it is too late, realize the dangers of genetically modified seeds which are contaminating the world’s food supply.

 “Crazy, crazy for feeling so……  99% .



ABOUT Jane Ayers

Jane Ayers is an independent journalist (USA Today, Los Angeles Times Interview, The Nation, SF Chronicle, Truthout, etc.) and Director of Jane Ayers Media. She can be reached at email ladywriterjane@gmail.com

Monsanto has threatened to

Monsanto has threatened to sue to state of VERMONT if legislation is passed there to allow companies to label their organic foods as non-gmo.

Why don't these non-GMO

Why don't these non-GMO companies just label their food "non-gmo"? If they did it with milk they should do it with everything, especially if the government isn't going to label things with GMOs.

Monsanto cried "free

Monsanto cried "free corporate speech" and like people, have the right not to speak. Their lawyers argued that the public's right to know can't stand up to a manufacturer's right to remain silent. Judge Murtha of Vermont, ruled in favor of the people but they lost when Monsanto took this to the court of appeals.
This is what Monsanto does. Incites fear, intimidation, litigation. Corporations are not people and is not just about campaign donations. Corporate Speech must be overturned.
Consumers won't buy GMO goods. Monsanto knows it kills sales so they'd rather make money killing us.

too bad never makes MSM

too bad never makes MSM

They did win the motion to

They did win the motion to dismiss. The judge dismissed the case yesterday. IT is a sad day for us all but it does not end there. This will only make us stronger and our resolve to fight this giant, powerful almighty corporation that has been poisoning the world for over 100 years is as deeply entrenched as monsanto is with our government. The bigger they are the harder they fall. Vote with your dollar, support organic farmers and tell the usda and fda (monsanto) we won't eat thier poison.

Dear DIGITEYES, these studies

Dear DIGITEYES, these studies you are referring to have been directly or indirectly sponsored by MONSANTO. All other studies show the devastating impact of GMO agriculture to the environment (flora and fauna) and on consumers health (there are clear indications from numerous tests on animals). Lower cost of production is a myth. The farmers become slaves of the industrialized agriculture not able to produce their own seeds. The only advantages are to MONSANTO shareholders.

As evil as Monsanto is my

As evil as Monsanto is my question is why the hell do they keep winning these court battles?! It wouldn't surprise me if Monsanto actually won the Motion to Dismiss!! Even better question is what the hell is Obama giving appointments to these totally evil men like Micheal Taylor for FDA and Hank Paulson as Treasury secretary. Hey Obama, now the fox is in charge of the hen house you idiot!

People are digressing in an

People are digressing in an argument against GMO rather than sticking to the topic of this article, which is that Monsanto and agribusiness is violating the property rights of the Organic farmers, contaminating crops, and destroying family-owned farms and their right livlihood. The argument against GMO and its detrimental health effects is a side issue of this article, and controversial. But the fact that this powerful corporation is violating fundamental human rights is not. This is as much a violation of boundaries issue as internet spying, or violations of civil liberties. The public has a fundamental right to know what is in their food and a right to be able to get the food they want (Organic needs to stay Organic), regardless of whether or not the charges are scientifically verified. There will always be disagreement and controversy and the market does not care if a product is deadly, if it sells and is marketable then that is what drives the decision to market and sell it. However, the Occupy Food movement does have a case with the violation of property/ boundaries issue. Monsanto is clearly violating basic human rights in their actions.

You are so right.

You are so right.

Dear DIGITEYES, these studies

Dear DIGITEYES, these studies you are referring to have been directly or indirectly sponsored by MONSANTO. All other studies show the devastating impact of GMO agriculture to the environment (flora and fauna) and on consumers health (there are clear indications from numerous tests on animals). Lower cost of production is a myth. The farmers become slaves of the industrialized agriculture not able to produce their own seeds. The only advantages are to MONSANTO shareholders.

Dear DIGITEYES, these studies

Dear DIGITEYES, these studies you are referring to have been directly or indirectly sponsored by MONSANTO. All other studies show the devastating impact of GMO agriculture to the environment (flora and fauna) and on consumers health (there are clear indications from numerous tests on animals). Lower cost of production is a myth. The farmers become slaves of the industrialized agriculture not able to produce their own seeds. The only advantages are to MONSANTO shareholders.

People SERIOUSLY need to stop

People SERIOUSLY need to stop calling the worthless idiots the 99% when really they represent just themselves...the worthless 0.01% that do not matter to society. The middle 98.99% wish they would die...and that incldues their own families.

I'm sorry - you don't "lak a

I'm sorry - you don't "lak a wak" you lak a brain!!

Dear DIGITEYES, these studies

Dear DIGITEYES, these studies you are referring to have been directly or indirectly sponsored by MONSANTO. All other studies show the devastating impact of GMO agriculture to the environment (flora and fauna) and on consumers health (there are clear indications from numerous tests on animals). Lower cost of production is a myth. The farmers become slaves of the industrialized agriculture not able to produce their own seeds. The only advantages are to MONSANTO shareholders.

Well..if YOU say so then it

Well..if YOU say so then it must be true. Becuase you provided SO much evidence.

Dear DIGITEYES, these studies

Dear DIGITEYES, these studies you are referring to have been directly or indirectly sponsored by MONSANTO. All other studies show the devastating impact of GMO agriculture to the environment (flora and fauna) and on consumers health (there are clear indications from numerous tests on animals). Lower cost of production is a myth. The farmers become slaves of the industrialized agriculture not able to produce their own seeds. The only advantages are to MONSANTO shareholders.

Genetically engineered crops

Genetically engineered crops and food, created by Monster-santo should be banned...the "GMO foods is needed to feed the world" argument is ludicrous....monster-santo a monopoly....has flooded our food supply without warning, notice or teaching and our government has turned a blind eye....our planet is being destroyed ....but even worse, your children and future grandchildren if they are to be born at all, need your voice now....greed is one thing we are all too aware of...it's destruction is often hidden and in our apathy we casually bury our heads in the sand, until a close family member or friend is affected....well, we all are affected, now by the greed shown by Monster and our own government....our children are being diagnosed with diseases not present in MY time as a child, ADHD is rampant, kids are taking meds which are chemicals daily and it is becoming acceptable....How can we live with ourselves, knowing good people have done nothing to STOP this terrorist act amongst the least...you care about abortion, yet don't care about the living....you care about the troops, yet don't care they are the guinea pigs to this distructive, DNA altering, cancer causing, nervous system stimulant....which is a chemical, disguised as food....all in the name of greed, they are killing us all softly....time for us to get loud! Peace!

What an ignorant cunt you

What an ignorant cunt you are. Kids had ADHD in "your time" it is just that worthless dunt parents like you can no longer take a kid's hypoeractivity because you are an unfit mother, so you take them to the doctor for drugs,

Just because a worthless ignorant cunt like you doesn't UNDERSTAND science doesn't mean it is bad.

Dear DIGITEYES, these studies

Dear DIGITEYES, these studies you are referring to have been directly or indirectly sponsored by MONSANTO. All other studies show the devastating impact of GMO agriculture to the environment (flora and fauna) and on consumers health (there are clear indications from numerous tests on animals). Lower cost of production is a myth. The farmers become slaves of the industrialized agriculture not able to produce their own seeds. The only advantages are to MONSANTO shareholders.

Dear DIGITEYES, these studies

Dear DIGITEYES, these studies you are referring to have been directly or indirectly sponsored by MONSANTO. All other studies show the devastating impact of GMO agriculture to the environment (flora and fauna) and on consumers health (there are clear indications from numerous tests on animals). Lower cost of production is a myth. The farmers become slaves of the industrialized agriculture not able to produce their own seeds. The only advantages are to MONSANTO shareholders.

I am sorry but Monsanto has a

I am sorry but Monsanto has a patent on things like roundup resistant soybean. They can't be beaten in the courts. You would be better severed making your own version of the seeds and then patenting its DNA. Then you could introduce some of the seeds into Monsanto's seed farms and then sue them in kind. Either that or just shoot the bastards when they come by put their dead bodies in the truck they came in, tow it down the road out of the way and clean up any blood on the dirt. Those are the only 2 options I can think of.

Dear DIGITEYES, these studies

Dear DIGITEYES, these studies you are referring to have been directly or indirectly sponsored by MONSANTO. All other studies show the devastating impact of GMO agriculture to the environment (flora and fauna) and on consumers health (there are clear indications from numerous tests on animals). Lower cost of production is a myth. The farmers become slaves of the industrialized agriculture not able to produce their own seeds. The only advantages are to MONSANTO shareholders.

Dear DIGITEYES, these studies

Dear DIGITEYES, these studies you are referring to have been directly or indirectly sponsored by MONSANTO. All other studies show the devastating impact of GMO agriculture to the environment (flora and fauna) and on consumers health (there are clear indications from numerous tests on animals). Lower cost of production is a myth. The farmers become slaves of the industrialized agriculture not able to produce their own seeds. The only advantages are to MONSANTO shareholders.

monsanto raped my lil sister

monsanto raped my lil sister

Dear DIGITEYES, these studies

Dear DIGITEYES, these studies you are referring to have been directly or indirectly sponsored by MONSANTO. All other studies show the devastating impact of GMO agriculture to the environment (flora and fauna) and on consumers health (there are clear indications from numerous tests on animals). Lower cost of production is a myth. The farmers become slaves of the industrialized agriculture not able to produce their own seeds. The only advantages are to MONSANTO shareholders.

Dear DIGITEYES, these studies

Dear DIGITEYES, these studies you are referring to have been directly or indirectly sponsored by MONSANTO. All other studies show the devastating impact of GMO agriculture to the environment (flora and fauna) and on consumers health (there are clear indications from numerous tests on animals). Lower cost of production is a myth. The farmers become slaves of the industrialized agriculture not able to produce their own seeds. The only advantages are to MONSANTO shareholders.

Dear DIGITEYES, these studies

Dear DIGITEYES, these studies you are referring to have been directly or indirectly sponsored by MONSANTO. All other studies show the devastating impact of GMO agriculture to the environment (flora and fauna) and on consumers health (there are clear indications from numerous tests on animals). Lower cost of production is a myth. The farmers become slaves of the industrialized agriculture not able to produce their own seeds. The only advantages are to MONSANTO shareholders.

MONSANTO: WE THE PEOPLE,

MONSANTO: WE THE PEOPLE, DEMAND THAT YOU END YOUR CORPORATION AND THE PRACTICES BY WHICH YOU OPERATE AT ONCE! A LAWSUIT WILL NOT SAVE THE LANDS YOU HAVE DESTROYED FROM OUR RECLAMATION OF WHAT IS NOT YOURS, BUT OURS TO STEWARD. YOU HAVE LOST YOUR PRIVILEGE. WE ARE COMING TO RECLAIM BY WHATEVER MEANS NECESSARY. WE WILL REBUILD SUSTAINABLE PRACTICES. WE DEMAND CLEAN AIR, WATER, AND FOOD. YOU: MONSANTO ARE THE CANCER OF THE EARTH. WE DEMAND YOU END ALL BUSINESS IMMEDIATELY AND RELINQUISH THE LAND BACK TO THE PEOPLE'S GOVERNMENT.

You don't speak for "The

You don't speak for "The people" The people want you dead. You are a worthless little nothing.

Dear DIGITEYES, these studies

Dear DIGITEYES, these studies you are referring to have been directly or indirectly sponsored by MONSANTO. All other studies show the devastating impact of GMO agriculture to the environment (flora and fauna) and on consumers health (there are clear indications from numerous tests on animals). Lower cost of production is a myth. The farmers become slaves of the industrialized agriculture not able to produce their own seeds. The only advantages are to MONSANTO shareholders.

Dear DIGITEYES, these studies

Dear DIGITEYES, these studies you are referring to have been directly or indirectly sponsored by MONSANTO. All other studies show the devastating impact of GMO agriculture to the environment (flora and fauna) and on consumers health (there are clear indications from numerous tests on animals). Lower cost of production is a myth. The farmers become slaves of the industrialized agriculture not able to produce their own seeds. The only advantages are to MONSANTO shareholders.

Stand up & don't go with

Stand up & don't go with there verdict even if it means punishments they are suppose to work for us not us work for them they do nothing to help only make every aspect worse if they can't manage money why does everyone put
there money in there banks come on practice what you preach take back yours ! Pay off loans become debt free keep your money in your pocket
just cuz they they owe doesn't mean you have to suffer
Rise together !,make a real change thank you for sticking up for our food source we need healthier food I'm 30 have heartburn everyday ,food is so unhealthy its crazy I'm going like a lot of my friends & buying the least amount of food from grocery stores as possible !we have gardens ,hunt , fish & try to eat as best as possible I would think all people would boycotts those bad food companies if they new ! Good luck healthy Americans are with you
Keep that processed , genetically engineered food , & super processed food off the shelves I'm dieing from it DRO

Well it is about time someone

Well it is about time someone shined the light on and took legal action against MONSTER-santo the Hood ornament on the Hummer of evil science bent on subverting Mother Nature and subjugating the world with their ghoulish FRANKEN-food (with apologies to Boris Karlof and the original loveable Frankenstein). But Mel Brooks had it right MONSTERsanto is "Aby-normal". Even worse, since an army crawls on its belly, this "Darth-tater" among evil forces on our planet is public enemy numero uno. Their poisonous seeds and the evil spawn they produce blow on the wind like Nuclear fall-out. This is the Puke-a-shima (with deep regard for those harmed in Japan recently) of North America spewing it's toxic wastes around the globe and calling it the sacred name of FOOD. MONSTER-santo breeds (which rhymes with greed) their vicious brood of indigestible imps, scatters them upon the sacred wind and then claims that healthy people are stealing their little brood of poisonous brats. Well this lawsuit means that they can have them all back for breakfast, lunch and dinner and it is just the beginning of the "Food Wars". The FARCE is with them, so may the "FORCE" of health, vitality and Organic well-being, be with everyone and don't put little Monster-santos in the crib or highchair of your babies. Monsters hate light...shine you light of truth and compassion on this ugly perversion and assert your right for healthy natural food. www.JeffreyArmstrong.com

Go to

Go to myemail.constantcontact.com to join a conference call on feb 22nd about another way to fight monsanto. I live on molokai and monsanto has been here for many years growing and testing/
developing gmo long before the locals realized what they were doing. We have tried to stop them but they are the biggest employer on this tiny hawaiian island with a population of less than 7000 and it has been an uphill battle. Keep moving forward, or, as the hawaiians say, IMUA!!!!! Merrily Burgin

Go to

Go to myemail.constantcontact.com to join a conference call on feb 22nd about another way to fight monsanto. I live on molokai and monsanto has been here for many years grwowing and testing/
developing gmo long before the locals realized what they were doing. We have tried to stop them but they are the biggest employer on this tiny hawaiian island with a population of less than 7000 and it has been an uphill battle. Keep moving forward, or, as the hawaiians say, IMUA!!!!! Merrily Burgin

Unfortunately here, the cops

Unfortunately here, the cops protect the companies. But the Americans are sheeples. I had a b/f who was from France. he said when the town he was in put up parking meters, the citizens got in their cars and bashed the meters, damaging them. The meters were taken down. Americans would never do that. They'd just complain.

No Amercians would go watch a

No Amercians would go watch a tv show and munch on junk :-) !

I grew up on a farm wayyyyy

I grew up on a farm wayyyyy down in Southeastern Ohio. We literally grew everything we ate. This included chickens, pigs,, cows, and rabbits. We planted a huge garden or 2 every year - and did not use store fertilizer. We cleaned out the rabbit and chicken house and used the manure as our fertilizer. The crops grew fine. We even have strawberry patches, berry vines, grape vines, literally, it seemed like, everything. My dads thoughts were that with 100 acres, if we couldn't grow it, we didn't need it, lol. All those years, we never had any health issues to speak of. Dad worked at the same plant for 37-38 years, before retiring, no health issues from that either. Then, after he retired, they sold the farm and moved closer to town. Didn't grow much then, and within like 9 yrs., dad died from cancer. Strange huh? I thought so at the time. Mom's diabetes, became harder and harder for her to manage with the store bought food too. She soon passed after dad. So, sometimes, I have wondered often, if all these food plants that add all this stuff to our food, try to blame cancers, illnesses, on workplaces, when it is really the food? Btw, we also raised the food we fed our animals that we used for meat; so it was 100% in our control. Just one of those things that make you go, hmmmmmm. Thanks for listening and heres to all the farmers that are left; may God help you and Bless you. The American Farmer should be one of our first heros. Hugs to all

Hats off to The Organic

Hats off to The Organic Farmers Ass. Monsanto must be stopped. They have killed (literally) the small farming business over the last 20 years. Its disgusting what our government has allowed the agribusiness to do. May God bless you, and I pray the judge Buckwald hand down the right decision, which will be to go forward to Trail and for once do the morally right thing. Is there a way to support this action?

Wow!!! you go Organic Farmers

Wow!!! you go Organic Farmers ...Monsanto has killed the small farming business over the last 20 years. Prayers to you that the judge be open minded and take this to the next level. God Bless !!! This has got to STOP!

MAybe the small famring

MAybe the small famring business needed to be killed.

I bet you would have been whining like the little bitch that your mommy is embarrassed about your being 100 years go at how the automobile killed hte horse and buggy industry.

Dear DIGITEYES, these studies

Dear DIGITEYES, these studies you are referring to have been directly or indirectly sponsored by MONSANTO. All other studies show the devastating impact of GMO agriculture to the environment (flora and fauna) and on consumers health (there are clear indications from numerous tests on animals). Lower cost of production is a myth. The farmers become slaves of the industrialized agriculture not able to produce their own seeds. The only advantages are to MONSANTO shareholders.

Hay Organics. Sue the bums

Hay Organics. Sue the bums for infringement, invasion of privacy, impeding the ability to contract , life , liberty and the pursuit of happiness, stealing livelihood, labor, wages and any other ordained right . Monsanto is a bully and needs to be backed up.

Hang in their Organics.

Hang in their Organics.

hang in their organics.

hang in their organics.

Monsanto is corrupt and evil

Monsanto is corrupt and evil to the core. There are tons of documenataries out there that talk about the way this company is poisoning the American people. Corporations are king these days and this corporation is one of the worst. They are genetically altering our food without adequate testing. They patent their seeds? C'mon now, can we patent the wind too? The testing that others have done on their food is showing to be hazardous to our health. The FDA is in bed with this corporation so there is no help there. If I had my way this company would be shut down today. People educate yourselves to this danger soon because your lives depend on it and I am NOT being dramatic. Find out the facts and then join whatever movement in your area that targets these monsters. God bless.

We need to organize and get

We need to organize and get rid of Monsanto. I have heard nothing but terrible horror stories of what they are doing to our environment and how they are slowly poisoning the american people. There are plenty of documentaries regarding Monsanto and people need to wake up and educate themselves to the threat this company has become to everyone on the planet. They have become monsters out of control and if I had my way we would shut them down today!

Yeah..."documentaries" Docume

Yeah..."documentaries"

Documentaries like Michael Moore documentaries. Made to trick worthless stupid people whose brains don't function enough to think for themselves. (you are part of this group of people with non-functioning brains.)

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monsanto and big oil are

monsanto and big oil are killing us,a healthy nation is harder to control an unhealthy nation is a piece of cake (no pun intended)to control.

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