Agriculture

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Agriculture can provide an abundant supply of food, economic resiliency for local economies and financial success for farmers and peasants, all without exploiting people or nature.

Don't let Big Meat eat our bumper crop

Record production, corporate sponsored legislation and Big Meat teeing up exports means the scene is set for an explosion in factory farms. Consumers and rural communities deserve better.

Big Meat flexes its muscles

Big Meat has some ideas for what could be the largest regional free trade agreement ever negotiated.

Farmers, Ranchers and Consumers Lose on WTO COOL Ruling

The WTO says multinational meat companies don't have to tell you where your food comes from.

Don’t let trade trump GMO labeling

70 U.S. NGOs from around the country wrote the USTR to demand it not restrict efforts to label GMOs in the ongoing secret U.S.-EU trade talks.

Scientists praise and challenge FAO on agroecology

Nearly 70 scientists and scholars of sustainable agriculture and food systems sent an open letter to the FAO praising and challenging the organization on agroecology.




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