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Hawaii Gmo

NY Times Highlights GMO Fight In Hawaii

www.nytimes.com | Posted 12.07.2013 | Hawaii

WAIMEA, Hawaii -- The balmy tropical isles here seem worlds apart from the expansive cornfields of the Midwest, but Hawaii has become the latest battl...

Possible Eco-Terrorists Attack Genetically Modified Papayas In Hawaii

Posted 09.29.2013 | Green

About 100 genetically modified papaya trees were hacked down with machetes on Thursday night on Hawaii's Big Island. The act is believed to be an act ...

Hawaii Governor Enters Kauai GMO Debate, Calls For Voluntary Restrictions

Civil Beat | Sophie Cocke | Posted 09.25.2013 | Green

Gov. Neil Abercrombie is trying to cool the heated debate over GMOs and pesticides on Kauai by promising that the state will increase its oversight of...

Moving Past Plantations towards Sustainable Local Farms

Billy Mason | Posted 11.10.2013 | Hawaii
Billy Mason

In the last century, large-scale agricultural production in Hawai'i has significantly diminished as rice, sugarcane, and pineapple production moved off-island because of rising labor and land costs. As a result, the Big Island of Hawai'i currently imports 85% of its food and its residents spend 22% of their income on imported food.

Anti-GMO Protesters On Kauai Get Clever As They Demand More Information From BioTech Companies

asdf | Posted 09.13.2013 | Green

The following article is provided by Civil Beat. By Sophie Cocke LIHUE — On the normally placid main street on Sunday afternoon, thousands of ...

From the Experimental GMO Fields of Kauai to the TPP: Connecting the Dots

Andrea Brower | Posted 11.06.2013 | Hawaii
Andrea Brower

There is no shortage of ways to move in the more sane direction of a food system that actually feeds everybody, provides decent livelihoods, and preserves ecological integrity.

Hawaii GMO Debate Gets Apocalyptic

jklk | Posted 09.19.2013 | Green

The following article is provided by Civil Beat. By Sophie Cocke HILO, BIG ISLAND — The debate over genetically modified crops and food is a s...

Truth a Casualty in Kauai GMO-Pesticide Debate

Joan Conrow | Posted 11.04.2013 | Hawaii
Joan Conrow

If truth is the first casualty of war, it was body-bagged a long time ago in the pitched battle being waged over pesticides and GMOs on Kauai.