articles tagged "Monsanto"

Open Source Seeds

Monday, 10 March 2014 | buzz
Jack Kloppenburg

You’ve heard of open source software, but have you heard of open source seeds? Jack Kloppenburg tells the Buzz all about it. more »

Monsanto vs. Evolution

Monday, 15 July 2013 | buzz
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Mother Jones Food and Agriculture reporter Tom Philpott joined the Monday 8 O’Clock Buzz for his monthly check-in with Brian Standing. Today’s topic: an arms race between plant evolution and Monsanto. more »

Superweeds In Half Of All US Farms

Monday, 4 March 2013 | buzz
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Tom Philpott joined the 8 O’Clock Buzz on Monday, March 4, 2013. Philpott is the co-founder of Maverick Farms, an educational non-profit that promotes community resources and helps reconnect local food networks. Currently he writes the food and agriculture blog for Mother Jones. more »

Bowman Vs. Monsanto: How To Decide Who Has Rights Over A Genetically Modified Self-Reproducing Plant.

Friday, 22 February 2013 | buzz
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From the University Of Wisconsin Law Department Professor Peter Carstensen joined the 8 O’Clock Buzz on Friday, February 22, 2013, to talk about a farm and food debate being considered by the supreme court on Tuesday of next week. more »

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