Will Monsanto kill Ukraine’s farmers?

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This 2013 video is about Monsanto.

By Colin Todhunter in Britain:

US agribusiness and its plans for Ukraine‘s farms

Monday 13th April 2015

COLIN TODHUNTER reports on a little-noted consequence of last year’s pro-EU coup

SMALL family and peasant farms produce most of the world’s food.

They form the bedrock of global food production. Yet they are being squeezed onto less than a quarter of the planet’s farmland.

The world is fast losing farms and farmers through the concentration of land into the hands of rich and powerful land speculators and agribusiness corporations.

By definition, peasant agriculture prioritises food production for local and national markets as well as for farmers’ own families.

Big agritech corporations on the other hand take over scarce fertile land and prioritise commodities or export crops for profit and foreign markets that tend to cater for the needs of the urban affluent.

This process…

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