When Monsanto, agri-tech company the world loves to hate, bought the weather data company Climate Corps for $930 million last year, few believed it would start peddling its data services in India any time soon. Less than a year from that acquisition, Monsanto India’s new chief executive Shilpa Divekar Nirula, who took charge in August, […]
Why don’t we engage in scientific public debates on critical issues; why do our scientists remain socially insensitive?
In the first ever long term study of Bt cotton growers in India, it’s found that as Bt adoption increased, farmers’ food security, that is nutritional intake, also increased
The sorry state of affairs of GM technology in India resembles whatâ€™s happening to clean-tech in the US â€“ a few bad moves and the whole programme is tarnished.