Cotton is already the world's "dirtiest" crop, due to its heavy use of pesticides. Now Dow wants to make cotton even more toxic, by unleashing a new genetically engineered cotton that resists the deadly 2,-4-D herbicide. Dow's 2,4-D is one of the two toxins used to make Agent Orange, the deadly chemical sprayed in Vietnam during the 1960s and known to be responsible for a host of severe…
You probably don't think "GMO" when you buy a cotton t-shirt. But it's Monsanto that now grows about half of the world's cotton. On more than 40 million acres. The top three countries producing genetically engineered cotton? India, China and the U.S. Monsanto's control over the cotton seed market in India has been agriculturally and…
The Organic Consumers Association (OCA) is an online and grassroots non-profit 501(c)3 public…Read More
This chemical was used in WWII as a chemical warfare test. And now they want to test it on food? We cannot let this kind of thing continue.
The photo describes how I feel about using 2, 4-D on cotton crops. I'm want the U.S. Department of Agriculture to REJECT Dow's application.
No GMO's here...just ALL Natural Mulch from Yard Waste...NO Commercial Fertilizers...NO Pesticides...NO Herbicides...NO Fungicides...NO…Read More
My children at our 4th of July Rally in Charleston, SC