Raids on Seeds (LIFE, itself) … by Monsanto By Linn Cohen-Cole

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by Linn Cohen-Cole
http://www.opednews.com
12/15/08

MONSANTO’S DESTRUCTION OF SEED CLEANERS AND THE IMMENSE THREAT TO HUMAN ACCESS TO SEEDS

I have been reporting on the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture’s raids on Mennonite dairy farmers, on the recent Ohio Department of Agriculture SWAT team raid on an organic coop, on the USDA’s terrible weapon against all farmers with animals (NAIS – the National Animal Identification System) – trying to give an idea of the destructive forces being used intentionally against non-corporate farming.

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But unless one sees what is happening to seeds themselves, one misses the scope of things.

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