i was hoping Argentina would be on board with the Bolivarian Revolution ..Allowing Monsanto or the IMF is like Allowing NATO Bases …. Untill the world wakes up to the tyranny of the Banks against the people nobody should allow theses Bastards to take anything from us
Monsanto continues expansion
Community opposes the construction of transgenic seed factory.
“It changed our lives,” the people of Malvinas Argentinas are saying. They are referring to the arrival of the multinational agribusiness Monsanto, which announced the construction of a seed production plant that will be the “largest in the world,” less than a kilometer (0.6 mile) away from this town in the central province of Córdoba. There is a fear of environmental damages, and through the Asamblea Malvinas en Lucha por la Vida, or the Malvinas Assembly Fighting for Life, the community is looking to stop the company’s progress locally. Monsanto has been operating in Argentina since 1956. In 1980, the company started bottling the glyphosate-based herbicide Roundup in Zárate, in the province of Buenos Aires, and in 1996 got government approval for RR soybeans, which are Roundup-resistant. Last June…
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