Posts Tagged ‘farmers’

‘No farm, no food, no future!’: Farmers clog traffic in Hamburg with 4,000 tractors, reject ‘scapegoating’ by govt (VIDEO)

Around 4,000 tractors arrived in the northern city of Hamburg on Thursday, where a meeting of regional environment ministers was being held. The kilometer-long convoys, stretching across the city’s busy streets, caused “considerable traffic disruption” downtown, police said.  The protesters also held a rally at the city’s Gaensemarkt square. Placards displayed on the tractors included slogans […]

Hours before borders lands go back to Jordan, Israeli farmers await final word

A deal dating from Israel’s historic 1994 peace treaty with Jordan which allows Israeli farmers to lease two sites along their common border runs out Sunday, but the land’s tenants say that nobody has told them what happens next. With the deal’s expiration only hours away, Idan Greenbaum, head of the Israeli regional council for […]

Five Years On, Saudi Attacks on Yemen’s Farmers Are Pushing the Whole Country into Famine

HODEIDA, YEMEN — The country of Yemen, known in the medieval period as “Green Yemen,” is one of the most extensively terraced areas of the world. There, Yemeni farmers transformed rugged mountain slopes into terraces and built dams like the Great Marib, a structure whose history spans long enough that it was mentioned in […]

Five Years On, Saudi Attacks on Yemen’s Farmers Are Pushing the Whole Country into Famine

HODEIDA, YEMEN — The country of Yemen, known in the medieval period as “Green Yemen,” is one of the most extensively terraced areas of the world. There, Yemeni farmers transformed rugged mountain slopes into terraces and built dams like the Great Marib, a structure whose history spans long enough that it was mentioned in the […]

Monsanto Wins $7.7b Lawsuit in Brazil – but Farmers’ Fight to Stop Its ‘Amoral’ Royalty System Will Continue

A Brazilian appeals court has decided in favor of Monsanto, the global agribusiness conglomerate, in a landmark class-action lawsuit filed by Brazilian farmers’ unions. The court’s nine justices unanimously ruled on Oct. 9 that farmers cannot save seeds for replanting if the seeds are harvested from Monsanto’s patented Roundup Ready soybeans, which are genetically engineered […]

Due To The Weather, Midwest Farmers Fear Widespread Crop Failures And A “Record-Low” Harvest In 2019

Snow usually blankets the Upper Midwest around the first week of November, and so that means that many farmers in the Midwest only have about two weeks to salvage what they can before everything is lost.  The unprecedented October blizzard that we just witnessed dumped massive amounts of snow on millions upon […]

WATCH: Dutch farmers clog roads with tractors & machinery over climate change blame

“Last year you didn’t hear anything about nitrogen, and now suddenly it’s a mortal question,” farmer Micha Bouwer of the Farmers Defence Force told state broadcaster NOS. “These are all people in the city who have two plants on their balcony and say ‘nature is suffering’.” While livestock farming is among the chief causes of […]

China Will Shake the Whole World: About Farmers and Artificial Intelligence

For the first time in recent history, a poor, underdeveloped country has in no time developed into an economic superpower, with a major impact on world affairs. How has this been made possible? What does this mean for the rest of the world? A retrospective of 70 years of Chinese revolutions. Back on the world […]

Dutch farmers stage tractor protest as politicians label them climate change problem

   Dutch farmers blocked hundreds of miles of major roads with their tractors to protest what they say are attempts to scapegoat their industry and paint them as a “problem” that needs fixing in discussions over climate change. Up to 10,000 farmers took to the highways in their tractors on Monday to slowly make their […]

The Price of “Freedom”? US Drone Massacres Dozens of Afghan Farmers as They Slept

By Matt Agorist Jalalabad, Afghanistan — Imagine for a moment that you had just finished a long day’s work with two hundred other farmers. You were settling down to relax for the night, when out of nowhere, Hellfire missiles rain down from drones in the sky and blow up dozens of your coworkers, maiming and […]

Hopping mad farmers ‘open fire’ on vegan activists who killed 100 rabbits at farm in Spain (VIDEO)

The activist, self-styled as ‘Mythical Mia’, alleges the farmers were extremely aggressive and tried to strangle her fellow activists and hit them in the head with metal poles when they discovered them attempting to free the rabbits from captivity in Osono, Spain last week.  They soon fled the property at which point ‘Mia’ claims the […]

Farmageddon Is Real And Farmers Are Suffering

Via Bruce Wilds’ Advancing Time blog, Farmageddon is real and very painful for a small segment of America. According to the Book of Revelation in the New Testament of the Bible, Armageddon is the prophesied location of a gathering of armies for a battle during the end times. Today many farmers living in America’s farm […]

Wild Ride Ahead – 2020 Farmers’ Almanac predicts "Polar Coaster" winter!

   If you didn’t like last winter, you may want to stop reading right now. The 2020 Farmers’ Almanac‘s extended weather forecast is calling for a “Polar Coaster Winter,” with plenty of frigid temperatures and snow for a majority of the country. “Freezing, frigid, and frosty” are the exact terms used to describe the upcoming […]

Why are the Brazilian farmers starting the Amazon wildfires?

Related Posts California wildfires ravage state as two million face looming blackouts   Power cuts expected to affect more than two million people have begun in California as California to shut down power for up to a WEEK in multiple counties to "prevent wildfires" (Natural News) Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) is about […]

Trade deal with Canada ‘distorts competition,’ protesting French farmers tell RT

French farmers have been dumping tons of manure outside the offices of lawmakers from the ruling party, LaREM (La Republique En Marche!), in protest against the free trade agreement between the EU and Canada. The deal, known as CETA, was approved by the nation’s parliament and took effect on a preliminary basis. The agreement, among […]

California Farmers Are Planting Solar Panels as Water Supplies Dry Up

In Blade Runner 2049, the California Central Valley looks like this: (In case you’re wondering, the solar concentrators in the opening scene of the film were inspired by the idiotic Ivanpah Solar Power Facility, which is based on concentrated solar thermal energy.) Nestled in among the heliostat fields are protein farms: […]

The Indian state where farmers sow the seeds of death

   The road to Langroya village weaves its way through fields rich with crops that offer a vivid snapshot of India’s kitchens. There is wheat, rice, sugarcane, maize, mustard seed and a rich variety of vegetables that have made this corner of the country India’s most important agricultural region. Like the majority of their compatriots […]

Lithuania declares emergency as drought hits farmers

   Lithuania declared an emergency on Wednesday as a severe drought hit the Baltic EU state, threatening to slash this year’s harvest by up to half. Apart from jeopardising crops, scant rainfall has also drastically reduced water levels in some rivers, threatening fish stocks and shipping activities. The formal declaration of an “emergency situation” will […]

Long-term outlooks: Australian farmers eliminate herbicide-resistant "superweeds" using natural non-herbicidal methods

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‘Mexico to buy from US patriot farmers!’ Trump fires out apparent details of new deal

The US’ southern neighbor has “agreed to immediately begin buying large quantities of agricultural products from our great patriot farmers,” Trump wrote on Twitter on Saturday, styled all in caps. MEXICO HAS AGREED TO IMMEDIATELY BEGIN BUYING LARGE QUANTITIES OF AGRICULTURAL PRODUCT FROM OUR GREAT PATRIOT FARMERS! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) 8 июня 2019 […]

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