“Nature / Environment / Critters” August 25th, 2013

Ten items in this post.

Germany: Syngenta covers up livestock deaths caused by GMO corn

Ecuador: 10 years of police repression and harassment for farmers protesting hydro-electric dam plans

China: Millions may face arsenic poisoning

Canada: Disappearing monarchs and honeybees

Chile: Major protests against the proposed “Monsanto Law”

Brazil: Protests over proposed highway through World Heritage national park

World-wide: A ‘catastrophic’ year for bee colonies

Europe: Will electric cars help?

Brazil: Caterpillar infestation caused by “inadequate farming practices associated with the excessive use of pesticides and transgenic Bt plants”

General: Why honey never, ever spoils!