GMO skeptics still distrust big agriculture’s climate pitch

GMO skeptics still distrust big agriculture's climate pitch

(MENAFN– AFP) As a changing climate intensifies extreme weather, agricultural multinationals are hyping the ability of genetically modified crops to boost yields when facing drought, heat or even heavy rainfall. But skeptics of engineered foods, or genetically modified organisms (GMOs), still aren’t buying it. “I don’t see why we should evolve our views when they’re […]

TN’s Delta farmers pitch for Left, DMK rule; say AIADMK schemes do little help – The Federal

TN’s Delta farmers pitch for Left, DMK rule; say AIADMK schemes do little help - The Federal

The farmers of TN’s Delta region owe allegiance to Communists and DMK for historically solving their problems with landlords, with farm loan waivers, tenancy rights, and facilitating crop cultivation. AIADMK’s contribution has been minimal, say farmers before the elections Farmers of the Delta districts of Tamil Nadu have been grappling with natural disasters including droughts […]