The Use of Toxic Pesticides in Farming is the Biggest Problem for Bees … and Us! – 

A ground breaking new meta-analysis on the impacts on bees of a combination of real life environmental pressures has confirmed that the cocktails of toxic pesticides bees are exposed to from intensive conventional farming significantly increases bee mortality. According to the analysis of 90 studies, it also found that agricultural pesticides sold to farmers ready-mixed More

Source: The Use of Toxic Pesticides in Farming is the Biggest Problem for Bees … and Us! – CounterPunch.org

India’s Farmers and the Neoliberal Playbook 

Globally, there is an ongoing trend of a handful of big companies determining what food is grown, how it is grown, what is in it and who sells it. This model involves highly processed food adulterated with chemical inputs ending up in large near-monopoly supermarket chains or fast-food outlets that rely on industrial-scale farming. While More

Source: India’s Farmers and the Neoliberal Playbook – CounterPunch.org