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Tumbulu Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-17-09 04:47 PM
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25. I am a contributor and member of the Union of Concerned Scientists
This is a member supported organization. Mainly scientists join. They have a great website, check it out.

Organic farmers in general are not big corporations, although plenty of big guys have bought into organics. Your criticism is odd.
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  -Biotech Crops Cause Big Jump in Pesticide Use: Report depakid  Nov-17-09 01:35 PM   #0 
  - That was Monsanto's plan all along  sazemisery   Nov-17-09 01:39 PM   #1 
  - that need more of their poison.  AlbertCat   Nov-17-09 01:53 PM   #2 
  - "crops that, say, won't produce seeds"  louis-t   Nov-17-09 02:14 PM   #4 
  - Help, please: which link stated that pesticide use increased much less than usual?  Gormy Cuss   Nov-17-09 02:44 PM   #10 
  - Frankenfood has been tested ONLY by the corporations selling it  SpiralHawk   Nov-17-09 03:12 PM   #15 
  - the KEY to this debate is exactly that: it's all based on a non-peer-reviewed small scale study  BelgianMadCow   Nov-18-09 01:25 PM   #40 
     - Thank you Belgian Mad Cow  SpiralHawk   Nov-18-09 04:25 PM   #42 
  - LOL! your about 80 years too late:  twitomy   Nov-17-09 05:11 PM   #34 
  - That's pretty much how Roundup Ready works  KamaAina   Nov-17-09 04:58 PM   #29 
  - Yep, we're shitting where we live.  Zoeisright   Nov-17-09 02:06 PM   #3 
  - Nobody could have ever imagined GMOs would result in more pesticide use.  EFerrari   Nov-17-09 02:26 PM   #5 
  - Why won't the insects eat it...Do they know something we don't?  zeemike   Nov-17-09 02:30 PM   #6 
  - Let's ask the question we ALWAYS ask. WHO ARE THESE GROUPS?  WriteDown   Nov-17-09 02:31 PM   #7 
  - errr- sciency type groups? You know, those old fashioned types who still use fact based analysis  depakid   Nov-17-09 02:42 PM   #9 
     - And who funds them?  WriteDown   Nov-17-09 02:46 PM   #11 
     - Seems you've lived in the culture of lies for so long you can't distinguish fact from opinion  depakid   Nov-17-09 02:59 PM   #13 
     - So they're funded by some group named "process?"  WriteDown   Nov-17-09 03:01 PM   #14 
        - The scientific evidence speaks for itself  depakid   Nov-17-09 03:18 PM   #16 
        - Yep, sounds pretty good....  WriteDown   Nov-17-09 03:21 PM   #17 
           - Gotta love those superweeds, eh? And how about those impressive yields?  depakid   Nov-17-09 03:56 PM   #20 
              - I'm with you...  WriteDown   Nov-17-09 04:17 PM   #21 
                 - Actually you're just enjoying being asinine  depakid   Nov-17-09 04:45 PM   #24 
                    - So GM humans good, but you can't explain why....  WriteDown   Nov-17-09 04:52 PM   #26 
                       - :sigh:  depakid   Nov-17-09 11:00 PM   #37 
                          - Hmm...  WriteDown   Nov-18-09 07:58 AM   #38 
        - While the Mutant side is funded by "death-dealing chemicals"  SpiralHawk   Nov-17-09 03:36 PM   #18 
           - Like sucrose, sodium chloride, and of course the evil....  WriteDown   Nov-17-09 03:42 PM   #19 
     - I am a contributor and member of the Union of Concerned Scientists  Tumbulu   Nov-17-09 04:47 PM   #25 
        - I was referring more to "The Organic Center"  WriteDown   Nov-17-09 04:54 PM   #27 
     - I'm with you Depakid, but there are those out there  truedelphi   Nov-17-09 04:17 PM   #22 
        - What about GM humans?  WriteDown   Nov-17-09 04:28 PM   #23 
           - How did you find out about me? n/t  truedelphi   Nov-17-09 04:56 PM   #28 
              - Haha....  WriteDown   Nov-17-09 05:00 PM   #30 
                 - I am totally into science doing things inside our bodies  truedelphi   Nov-17-09 05:04 PM   #31 
                    - I wish that were the case...  WriteDown   Nov-17-09 05:12 PM   #35 
                       - WriteDown, I am sorry to hear that.  truedelphi   Nov-18-09 10:44 PM   #44 
                          - Thanks truedelphi!  WriteDown   Nov-19-09 09:38 AM   #45 
  - We must force congress to pass a law NOW to outlaw this garbage..  winyanstaz   Nov-17-09 02:38 PM   #8 
  - just watched PBS ...  Locrian   Nov-17-09 02:58 PM   #12 
  - Read "Collapse" by Jared Diamond - a tale of societal collapses due to ecological mistakes  BelgianMadCow   Nov-18-09 01:43 PM   #41 
  - Yea ...what ever happened to that White House organic garden?  L0oniX   Nov-17-09 05:11 PM   #32 
  - ## PLEASE DONATE TO DEMOCRATIC UNDERGROUND! ##  DU GrovelBot   Nov-17-09 05:11 PM   #33 
  - Thanks for posting this, Depakid.  Ignis   Nov-17-09 08:57 PM   #36 
  - Using one poison to peddle others.  Vidar   Nov-18-09 08:54 AM   #39 
  - Threefold increase in kid's food alergies, according to today's newspaper.  reprobate   Nov-18-09 05:11 PM   #43 

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