You are here: Home General How Long Will Monsanto Allow Organic Farming? How Long Will Monsanto Allow Organic Farming? by Tricia Ballad March 9, 2011, 6:37 am 6 Comments Kristina Hubbard and Matthew Dillon over at Daily Yonder asked the all-important question today: Who’ll Own the Seed? Who cares, right? Seed is seed….you can get it for $0.99 at the grocery store. Not if you’re interested in raising heirloom vegetables. Not if you are an organic farmer. Vital seed stock is becoming increasingly concentrated in the hands of a few large biotech corporations, including the controversial Monsanto Corp. This means the best genetic lines are simply unavailable to farmers and bio-engineers dedicated to developing crops that thrive under organic conditions. So what can we do about it? See more Previous article Stuffed Collard Greens with Jamaican Jerk Tempeh (vegan recipe) Next article Another Tea Recall: RemedyTeas Recalls Teas Due to Salmonella Risk Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Upload a photo / attachment to this comment (PNG, JPG, GIF - 6 MB Max File Size): (Allowed file types: jpg, gif, png, maximum file size: 6MB.