Who benefits most from Big Agriculture?

Gates’ plan to eliminate world hunger with the help of Big Ag companies and their GM seeds may end up helping Industrial Agriculture giants more than the poor smallholder farmers. In another critique to the Gates Foundation’s approach to world hunger, Eric Reguly asks the question “whether Gates’s agenda would contribute to the public good or the good of big business.” He also offers up alternative low-tech solutions to boost yields and income in poor countries, especially Africa.

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http://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/rob-magazine/when-bill-gates-pushes-high-tech-agriculture-who-benefits/article2413679/

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