Benefits of high-tech agriculture (AfricaFiles / The Globe and Mail)

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http://www.africafiles.org/article.asp?ID=26375

http://www.theglobeandmail.com

When Bill Gates pushes high-tech agriculture, who benefits?

Summary & Comment: This article says what many alternative sources say: “Big Ag, including the Monsantos of the world, would have you believe that GM foods, and all the chemicals and fertilizers that go with them, are the solution to world hunger. It’s an argument that should be challenged far more energetically than it is. Sadly, it looks like Gates, with all his crushing power, wealth and influence, is oiling this propaganda machine”. JK

Author: Eric Reguly
Date Written: 26 April 2012
Primary Category: Food and Land
Document Origin: Globe and mail
Secondary Category: Economic Justice
Source URL: http://www.theglobeandmail.com

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When Bill Gates speaks, the world tends to listen. The second-richest man on the planet is treated like a god when he opens   his mouth. He’s still chairman of Microsoft. The billions of dollars  of donations he…

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About Dr. B. A. USMAN

I started as a field Veterinary officer with the Borno State Ministry of Agriculture and later joined College of Agric, maiduguri as a lecture & a researcher in the Department of Animal Health & Production. I was appointed the Provost of the College In 2003. 2007 I was appointed Hon. Commissioner & Member Borno State Executive Council and later appointed Permanent Secretary with the Borno State Civil Service in 2009. I was the National Facilitator Animal Health, National Programme For Food Security of the Federal Ministry of Agric & Rural Development, Abuja. I'm currently the Director, Veterinary Medicine & Allied Products (VMAP) NAFDAC, Nigeria. I engaged myself in various aspects of the veterinary profession. I'm a practicing Veterinarian & Strong Advocate of #SDGs most especially #SDGs 1, 2, 4 & 5 I founded Sril Group Ltd.
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