|The Next Generation of GM Crops Has Arrived—And So Has the Controversy|
Wired - 6/24/2014. By Brandon Keim - The first of a new generation of genetically modified crops [2,4-D-resistant crops] is poised to win government approval in the United States, igniting a controversy that may continue for years, and foreshadowing the future of genetically modified crops.
|Organic farm in Benin, an example for Africa|
News 24 (South Africa) - 6/24/2014. With his pilgrim's staff and panama hat, Father Godfrey Nzamujo nips up and down the paths of Songhai, the organic farm he created nearly 30 years ago to fight poverty and rural migration in Africa.
|French scientists revive assault on pesticide, GM corn|
Channel News Asia (Singapore) - 6/24/2014. French scientists who in 2012 wrote a contested study linking pesticide-treated, genetically-modified corn with cancer in lab rats returned to the attack on Tuesday, republishing their work online. [The scientists actually did not mention cancer in their publication, but toxicity.]