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Take action NOW to prevent hijacking of organics by big agribusiness

https://www.naturalnews.com/034152_organics_big_agribusiness.html

The integrity of organics is currently under attack by corporate influences that seek to dilute organic standards; thus, by making them more favorable to large agribusiness enterprises they attempt to unfairly capitalize on the organic name. "...

USDA appoints corporate agribusiness reps to Organic Standards Board

https://www.naturalnews.com/021326_organic_standards_the_usda.html

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced last week that it has appointed four corporate agribusiness representatives to positions on the National Organic Standards Board (NOSB), which advises the USDA on laws that govern the $16 billion organic industry, according to the Organic Consumers Association (OCA). ... Follow real-time breaking news headlines on Organic standards at FETCH.news The world of independent media, all in one place. - More news on organic standards ...

Tax Dollars Help Agribusiness-Chemical Coalition Lie about Pesticides

https://www.naturalnews.com/030146_chemical_companies_tax_dollars.html

The California Department of Food and Agriculture has awarded $180,000 in federal funds to finance an agribusiness-chemical industry plan to "correct the misconception that some fresh produce items contain excessive amounts of pesticide residues". ... Tyrone Hayes explains how chemical companies use scientific fraud to sell GMOs and poison Agricultural chemical companies transform Kaua'i from paradise to toxic nightmare 15 reasons to ignore biotech PR and label dangerous GMOs Total secrecy ...

Cornucopia Institute reveals agribusiness conspiracy to mislead consumers over almonds

https://www.naturalnews.com/021783_the_usda_food_labeling.html

Cornucopia Institute reveals agribusiness conspiracy to mislead consumers over almonds Monday, April 09, 2007 by Mike Adams , the Health Ranger Editor of NaturalNews.com (See all articles...) ... "USDA is being run lock, stock, and barrel by agribusiness and has abandoned its duty to protect the public and the farming community. "...

Cornucopia Institute reveals agribusiness conspiracy to mislead consumers over almonds

https://www.naturalnews.com/021783.html

Cornucopia Institute reveals agribusiness conspiracy to mislead consumers over almonds Monday, April 09, 2007 by Mike Adams , the Health Ranger Editor of NaturalNews.com (See all articles...) ... "USDA is being run lock, stock, and barrel by agribusiness and has abandoned its duty to protect the public and the farming community. "...

Approaching the Collapse: Don't Panic, Go Organic

https://www.naturalnews.com/033451_organic_agribusiness.html

So-called "business as usual" is neither sustainable, nor even possible, for much longer. Out-of-control energy corporations, Wall Street, the Pentagon, agribusiness/biotech corporations, and indentured politicians have driven us to the brink. "...

Thousands of Indian farmers protest GMO corporate imperialism in Delhi

https://www.naturalnews.com/049179_indian_farmers_delhi_agribusiness_gmo_protests.html

The massive insurrection against the Modi Government and the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) coalition on March 18, 2015 by the major agricultural unions of India has led to a widespread launch of lobbying regarding farmer's rights and farmer cost of living allocations in the capital city. ... The latter represents the patent holders of genetically modified seed inputs which are now promoted by programs focused on agribusiness in many emerging and developing market countries. "...

Double whammy: Traditional agriculture’s crop diversity depends on the pollinators it is killing, threatening the food supply

https://www.naturalnews.com/2020-05-22-crop-diversity-depends-on-pollinators-it-is-killing.html

Double whammy: Traditional agriculture’s crop diversity depends on the pollinators it is killing, threatening the food supply Friday, May 22, 2020 by: Janine Acero agribusiness , agriculture , bees , biodiversity , deforestation , Ecology , environment , farming , food supply , industrial farming , insects , monocultures , palm oil , plantations , pollinators , soybean - (Natural News ) A group of multinational researchers has assessed the connection between trends in crop diversity and ...

Investors Behind Doomsday Seed Vault May Provide Clues to Its Purpose (Part 2)

https://www.naturalnews.com/022829_seeds_gmo_business.html

The Rockefeller Foundation has been involved in and influencing agribusiness for almost a century. ... The Rockefellers' influence in agribusiness goes all the way back. Currently we have both Gates and Rockefeller joining forces in Africa to get the GMO-based agribusiness established there. "...

How corporate influence is subverting the Organic Standards Board in favor of industrial profit

https://www.naturalnews.com/046785_organic_standards_cornucopia_institute_corporate_influence.html

Agribusiness employees fill seats designated for organic farmers "We have two members of the current board, both sitting in seats that Congress had designated for someone who must 'own or operate an organic farming operation' but who were actually agribusiness employees when appointed to the five-year term on the NOSB," said Mark A. ... Of the four seats designated for farmers, agribusiness employees are holding two of them. "...

Total hypocrisy: Monsanto, agribusiness and big food companies spent more than $45 million to kill 'costly' Prop 37 GMO labeling bill

https://www.naturalnews.com/037887_monsanto_proposition_37_gmo_labeling.html

Total hypocrisy: Monsanto, agribusiness and big food companies spent more than $45 million to kill 'costly' Prop 37 GMO labeling bill Thursday, November 08, 2012 by: Ethan A. "...

FDA approves of agricultural use of antibiotics that pose 'high risk' to human health

https://www.naturalnews.com/043785_agricultural_antibiotics_human_health_risk_fda.html

The drugs are only good for bloating the livestock, increasing agribusiness production and keeping prices low for consumers, but the human health consequences are dire at this point and are more important than agribusiness economics. ... Will they continue to be the gate keeper for agribusiness, allowing dangerous drugs in the food supply? "...

Cornucopia Institute calls for greater transparency on USDA Organic Standards Board candidates

https://www.naturalnews.com/046249_organic_standards_board_government_transparency_cornucopia_institute.html

The research group has investigated recent appointments to the Board which occasionally include agribusiness executives who are more apt to lower organic standards. ... Agribusiness executives who care less about organic standards have been appointed to a Board that was intended to represent the interests of organic food processing and consumer health. "...

Discover the doomsday seed vault's secrets

https://www.naturalnews.com/034468_doomsday_seed_vault_secrets.html

He connects their shadowy dots from earlier 20th Century agribusiness endeavors of the usual suspects to now. ... Among the listed sponsors are: Monsanto; The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (Bill privately invested heavily in Monsanto stocks); world agribusiness giants Dupont/Pioneer Hi-Bred and Syngenta, both promoting GMO seeds and all the chemicals needed for large scale monoculture farming; global network groups supported by Rockefeller foundations to ensure the master monopolist ...

(Part I) The FDA is a clearing house for the Food and Drug Corruption

https://www.naturalnews.com/030456_fda_corruption.html

Meanwhile, large egg agribusiness and meat producers and non-organic produce distributors wreak salmonella havoc throughout large population sectors with relative impunity. ... Enforcing mafia like turf protection for factory farming and agribusiness is the FDA`s primary function. "...

Corruption: USDA Looks Out Only for Self Interests

https://www.naturalnews.com/028682_usda_corruption.html

It has devolved into an organization whose primary purpose appears to be to protect and defend Big Agribusiness and the profits it brings while ignoring the safety and health concerns it causes. ... The USDA appointed several agribusiness (Big Ag) representatives to the National Organic Standards Board in 2006 and has always done so. "...

The Biotech industry is taking over the regulation of GMOs from the inside.

https://www.naturalnews.com/2017-07-24-the-biotech-industry-is-taking-over-the-regulation-of-gmos-from-the-inside.html

According to GMWatch, 26 of 34 its members were either agribusiness company employees or had major conflicts of interest*. ... Agribusiness knows this perfectly well because many of the principal authors of Romeis et al are from the major seed and biotech companies. "...

Why Rockefellers aim at destroying farmers worldwide

https://www.naturalnews.com/048126_industrialized_agriculture_rockefellers_small_farmers.html

The American Rockefeller-Harvard "agribusiness" business model was globalized, beginning with the GATT negotiations of the Uruguay Round of trade liberalization in the late 1980s where the EU dropped much of its traditional protection of domestic farmers in favor of free trade in agriculture products. ... I firmly believe that honest, nature-conscious organic farmers ought to receive significant tax breaks to encourage other farmers to leave the grotesque agribusiness model behind ...

Globalist agriculture cartel pillages Ukraine as IMF and World Bank wage war to expand Monsanto's GMO empire

https://www.naturalnews.com/051436_ukraine_agriculture_imperialism_monsanto.html

The clause would essentially allow the agribusiness industry to exploit a loophole in order to produce GM crops on Ukraine's fertile lands. ... Essentially, both the United States and Europe are putting lots of money into developing industrial agribusiness assets in Ukraine because of its great potential. "...

Three Monsanto executives accused of massive financial fraud, barred from accounting for LIFE

https://www.naturalnews.com/053255_monsanto_executives_financial_irregularities_accounting.html

. , an enormous agribusiness based in St. Louis, has yet again been up to no good. ... However, despite the personal penalties that the executives must pay, they will have undoubtedly made a fortune during their time with Monsanto – lining both their own pockets and that of the evil agribusiness. "...