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Wisconsin dairy farmers: Let DATCP hear you!

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Date: Monday, November 9, 2009, 1:59 PM

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DATCP board is meeting on Nov 11th with public comment period beginning at 10:30 am in Madison. Max Kane called me with this information. Attached is the agenda and members bio provided by Max. More

The other ‘pandemic’ – over one billion – are permanently hungry

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Seedling July 2009             

July 2009In this issue of Seedling:

The other ‘pandemic’ – Recent figures show that today more people than ever – over one billion – are permanently hungry. It is shocking to realise that 80% of these people are either farmers or farm labourers. Yet those in power continue to support an international food system that doesn’t feed the hungry but, instead, deprives even more people of adequate food.

Saying ‘no’ to mining Over the last decade communities around the world have become more vociferous in their opposition to large mining projects that destroy their way of life, damage biodiversity and exacerbate the climate crisis. In this special feature, activists from India and Ecuador describe their struggles.

Empty coasts, barren seas – In this article, GRAIN investigates how Asia’s small fishers stand under the proposed EU-ASEAN free trade agreement (FTA).

GRAIN interviews Xue Dayuan – Xue Dayuan is Chief Scientist for Biodiversity at the Nanjing Institute of Environmental Sciences in China’s Ministry of Environmental Protection.

Update on swine flu – Following our report on the swine flu outbreak in April 2009, we provide a short update here (July 2009).

and more….

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