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NaturalNews – J.D. Heyes – Biotech, Chemical Conglomerates Retaliate Against The People Of Hawaii For Daring To Restrict GMO Field Experiments – 19 June 2014

NaturalNewss Logo-April-2014(NaturalNews) The state of Hawaii has become the new battleground in the controversy regarding GMO crops and pesticides, according to a watchdog organization that monitors the industry.

With the crop seed industry — conventional as well as genetically modified crops — reaping some $146.3 million a year in sales from Hawaii-based farming activity, out-of-state pesticide and biotech firms like Monsanto, Syntenta, DuPont Pioneer, Dow Chemical, BASF and Bayer CropScience “have brought substantial sums of corporate cash into the state’s relatively small political arena,” reports the Center for Media and Democracy’s PR Watch. Continue reading