Posts Tagged ‘gene technology’
Posted in Seeking by Virginia on March 17th, 2009
Concerns about Genetically Manipulated (GM) crops and foods must be framed by a broader context. In 2009, Gene Ethics and an Alliance of GM-free groups will discuss the many strands of thought and action on how agriculture can be made sustainable for this and future generations, giving all people secure access to affordable and nutritious local foods.
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A small sample of contemporary writings on these key topics follows, to begin:
‘Free markets haven’t delivered on food and won’t
By Adam Wolfenden
With the food, environment, water and global economic crises it’s hard to think of an area vital to our lives in which free market theory hasn’t failed us. The future of food must be considered afresh, not just a repetition of the same old ideas.