Friday, April 1, 2011
U.S. Government and Monsanto Caught Emailing, Facebook Friendship Next?
The emails were uncovered during a lawsuit filed by the Center for Food Safety (CFS) and concerned farmers that challenged the USDA's decision to approve Roundup Ready alfalfa in 2005. The CFS views the emails as prime evidence of 'collusion' between the biotech industry and public officials charged with regulating genetically engineered (GE) crops. It's unclear if such internal cooperation continues under the current administration, but regulators still openly rely on data and research provided by the biotech industry when approving GE technology."
Entire Article: http://www.truth-out.org/why-monsanto-always-wins67976