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    30.11.2016

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    Issue n° 23 November 2016

    GREEN INSIGHT INTO EU FOOD POLICYPublic health- The Parliament says no to herbicides with bentazoneGlyphosate: the European Court of Justice rules for transparency on access to information on...

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  • 09.11.2016

    GMO cultivation

    Not here, not anywhere

    In the coming weeks, the European Commission will submit to the Standing Committee on plants, animals, food and feed three draft regulations aimed at the renewal of the authorisation for...

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    28.10.2016

    How a fair EU agri-food policy can help create jobs in rural areas

    A blog from our food campaign

    How effective is European support for farming and agriculture? Well, the numbers speak for themselves: rural economies are in bad shape. Between 2005 and 2010, 2.5 million farms were lost in the...

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  • Food campaign - The Greens/EFA in the EP
    28.10.2016

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    Issue n° 22 October 2016

    GREEN INSIGHT INTO EU FOOD POLICYGlyphosate: MEPs protest on Right to Know Day against fake transparencyBan on Bisphenol A in all food contact material GMO- Divergence of opinion within EFSA...

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06.10.2016

Ban on Bisphenol A in all Food contact materials

A strong call for better EU food safety rules

Food contact materials (FCMs) are largely used in everyday life such as food packaging, kitchen utensils, tableware, etc.

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23.09.2016

6 reasons to ban GM plant cultivation in the EU

On Friday 14 October, the EU Commission will probably submit to the Standing Committee on plants, animals, food and feed three draft regulations aimed at renewal of the authorisation of cultivation in the EU of three GM maize varieties

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22.09.2016

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Issue n°21 September 2016

On Thursday 8th September, the Committee on Petitions of the European Parliament examined three petitions opposing the use of the systemic herbicide glyphosate.

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Food campaign - The Greens/EFA in the EP
26.02.2016

Seven Reasons To Ban Glyphosate

It's Time To Stand Up To Monsanto!

What is glyphosate, and why should you be worried about it? Glyphosate is a chemical used in herbicides such as Monsanto's Roundup and recently became the most used agricultural chemical of all time. Despite this, there's a good chance you won't have heard of it, and the chemical giants would probably be...

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28.09.2016

MEPs protest on Right to Know Day against fake transparency on glyphosate

“Secret Science is not science”

Every year, on 28th September, transparency campaigners, governments and international bodies such as UNESCO celebrate International Right to Know Day.

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21.09.2016

Don’t let neoliberal ideology undermine farmers’ existence

Interview with Jan Slomp, President of the Canadian National Farmers’ Union

Interview with Jan Slomp, President of the Canadian National Farmers’ Union

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31.05.2016

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Issue n°20 May 2016

GREEN INSIGHT INTO EU FOOD POLICYGood for business, bad for us - Why Bayer buying Monsanto is more than just another mergerNo privatisation of life - No patent on our tomatoes!We are pissed off! - MEPs test positive for glyphosateGMO website Revival! FOOD FOR THOUGHT"Why Soil matters - A...

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Food campaign - The Greens/EFA in the EP
12.04.2016

Glyphosate

extending its authorisation is anti-democratic and goes against the common interest

The European Parliament will tomorrow vote a non-binding resolution opposing the renewal of the license for the controversial weedkiller glyphosate.

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