Recipe for disaster: Biotechnology, agricultural industrialization and Canadian culpability in Vietnam's countryside

Goodchild, Hayley
September 2011
Briarpatch;Sep/Oct2011, Vol. 40 Issue 5, p4
The article discusses the impact of biotechnology and agricultural industrialization on farming in Vietnam. The article reports that biotechnology multinational Monsanto Co., the company that produced the herbicide Agent Orange, is aiming to turn Vietnam into a biotechnology development hotbed. The article details the negative effects of pesticide usage and the Canadian government’s role in pushing the Vietnamese government to let Monsanto in.


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