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GMOs are not the way to go!

A research scientist at the Ghana Atomic Energy Commission (GAEC) is recommending that Ghanaians embrace biotechnology in agriculture production to ensure increased crop yields...
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GMO foods and Christmas, let the buyer beware-PFAG

The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG) says it is alarmed by the influx of GMO products into the Ghanaian market irrespective of the...
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Farmers must not be denied their livelihood over GMO

INTRODUCTION The introduction to test, propagate, cultivate and grow genetically modified seed (GM) into the natural organic food system can be likened to a situation...

Science is a Good Servant but a ...

Not only has science given us electricity, but it has also given us modern transportation systems and amazing telecommunication technologies – not to mention...
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Stop Ratification of the Arusha Protocol

The ARIPO PVP is not substantially different from the PBB. For example, Clause 23 in the PBB is also found in Article 25...
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Court to rule on GMO case on Oct 29

The court room is one of the newly inaugurated building of the Judicial Service on John Evans Atta Mills High Street. The session...
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Court case against GM foods postponed

However, due to some administrative challenges regarding the relocation from the High Courts to the newly constructed Judicial Service Building on John Evans Atta...
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Court to sit on GMO case today

In an interesting development, the Judge assigned to the case, Mr Kofi Essel Mensah was recently implicated in the recent bribery scandal that has...
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19 EU countries kick against GMOs

The final tally of the massive European anti-GMO wave has been reached now that the Oct. 3 deadline to notify the European Commission has...
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Improve sustainable green agriculture and forget GMOs

During a recent tour of farms in West Nile, Mr Peter Ambayo, speaking on behalf of farmers in Yumbe District, said: "Genetically modified ...
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What they refuse to tell you about GMOs

The NYT's expose of Kevin Folta's PR role as a pro-GMO shill in the employ of Monsanto barely scratched the surface of a huge...
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U.S. government agency sued over GMOs

A food safety advocacy group sued an arm of the U.S. Department of Agriculture on Tuesday, saying it illegally withheld public information on genetically...
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Anti-GMO protesters march against Monsanto in Burkina Faso

Thousands activists of the collective citizenship for agro-ecology, of which many Europeans, took to the streets on Saturday at Ouagadougou to demonstrate against genetically...

Worldwide March Against Monsanto receives massive international support

The worldwide March Against Monsanto campaign has received massive international support following the announcement of its official launch date of May 23rd, in which...

Food Sovereignty Ghana Marks its Second Anniversary

Food Sovereignty Ghana Marks its Second Anniversary of its formation with a pilgrimage to the Nkrumah Mausoleum. A Statement from?Food Sovereignty Ghana is produced below: Food...
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GMO products banned in Ghana

A Fast Track High Court has ordered the Ministry of Food and Agriculture to halt all the production and sale of Genetically Modified products...

Be Honest With GMO Safety Consensus – Media Told

Following GMO apple approval, scientists and consumer watchdog groups highlight need for accurate media coverage on GMO science On the heels of the USDA deregulation...

GMO: Is Walter Alhassan Syngenta?s Agent in Ghana?

Food Sovereignty Ghana is shocked by the pronouncements of Prof. Walter Sandow Alhassan urging farmers to reject warnings from anti-GMO groups telling us that...
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GMO Peddlers Imposition On Unsuspecting Ghanaians

by Food Sovereignty Ghana Food Sovereignty Ghana wishes to alert the public concerning the unrelenting attempts to impose GMOs on Ghanaians. The Plant Breeders Bill...
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Ghanaian queen mothers slums Plant Breeders Bill

The Queenmothers Association in the Brong Ahafo has appealed against the passage of the Plant Breeders Bill and the promotion of Genetically Modified Organisms...
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Speaker Kicks Out GMO Bill

The speaker of Parliament Hon Adjaho has kicked out one of the most controverstial bill of recent times in Ghana?s Parliament, GMO Plant Breeder?s...
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Is The Clause 23 A Plot to Conquer Ghana?

It has come to our attention that the Plant Breeders' Bill PBB, appears on the Parliamentary Business Statement for the Second Week Ending Friday,...
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African Countries Warned To Learn From GMO Failures

Even as debate rages over the use of genetically engineered food, Africa and the world in general have been warned against jumping blindly into...
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Forces behind the lies and of outdated science of GMO

Ghana?s MPs, USAID and its contractors, and their GMO tame scientists all remain committed to passing the Plant Breeders Bill and imposing GMOs on...
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Ghana MPs and their GMO tame Scientists

By Food Sovereignty Ghana Ghana?s MPs, USAID and its contractors, and their GMO tame scientists all remain committed to passing the Plant Breeders Bill and...
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Ghanaians Asked To Disabuse Their Minds

Professor Walter Alhassan, Former Director General of the Centre for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), has appealed to the public to disabuse their minds...
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Who Is Who: Biotech And GM Crops Debate?

The introduction of biotech in agriculture/genetically modified (GM) crops has sparked a loud global debate. The debate is about the safety, among others, of...
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The Silent Debate On GMO

By Food Sovereignty Ghana On August 7 the University of Cape Coast is hosting a forum on GMOs. This is not a genuine debate, but...

Advocates Ignore Move on GM Bananas

By Jonathan Benson ?Scientists in Australia think they know better than God what levels of vitamins and minerals should exist in food, and they are...
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Sack GMO Mr Alfred Agbesi Of NDC

By Food Sovereignty Ghana Mr Alfred Agbesi, Deputy Majority Leader in Parliament appears confused about the nature and contents of the Plant Breeders Bill. He...

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