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June 22, 2011

Successful African alternatives to corporate 'green revolutions'

In the face of the Rockefeller and Gates foundations-funded AGRA (Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa) lobby 'to extend outdated 20th century industrial agriculture' to the continent, Carol Thompson and Andrew Mushita look at alternative African approaches for improving agriculture that focus instead on farmers' rights and build upon local knowledge.

http://www.pambazuka.org/en/category/features/71991

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