The massive recall of beef that may be contaminated with E. coli and the shutdown of the XL Foods plant in Alberta highlights the vulnerability of our food systems when much depends on one plant.
Monsanto is an example of how big coporations are hurting small scale farmers
Agriculture workers take part in Toronto's annual Labour Day parade. Photo: Meagan Perry
Canadian Biotechnology Action Network
Unprecedented debate on genetic engineering secured in House of Commons for 2011 thanks to Bill C-474, with five hours of debate now due to take place.
Sen. John Kerry (D-MA) and Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-CT), though down one man, finally released their stab at climate legislation this week.