Ghana's farmers battle "Monsanto law' to retain seed freedom

Walker, Chris; Tickell, Oliver
http://www.theecologist.org/News/news_analysis/2605389/ghanas_farmers_battle_monsanto_law_to_retain_seed_freedom.html

Publisher:  The Ecologist
Date Written:  24/10/2014
Year Published:  2014  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX16800

Ghana's government is desperate to pass a Plant Breeders Bill that would remove farmers' ancient 'seed freedom' to grow, retain, breed and develop crop varieties - while giving corporate breeders a blanket exemption from seed regulations. But the farmers are fighting back.

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