Victory: 35 Canadian cities battle GMOs, Monsanto backs off

Grassroots activism against transgenic encroachment has paid off in Canada, where licenses for genetically modified (GM) alfalfa have been put on hold, according to new reports. Massive protests in Montreal, Levis, Quebec City, Toronto and as many as 35 other towns and cities across Canada caused U.S.-based Monsanto and Forage Genetics International, the company responsible for creating GM alfalfa using Monsanto’s technology, to have the issuance of their growing licenses delayed in accordance with the will of the people.

http://www.naturalnews.com/045394_Monsanto_GM_alfalfa_Canada.html#ixzz33v6EV7VZ

http://www.montrealgazette.com/life/Quebec+farmers+oppose+release+genetically+modified+alfalfa/9846892/story.html

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