May 7, 2021– Actor Jeremy Irons narrates this historic film by The Gaia Foundation and the African Biodiversity Network, in collaboration with MELCA Ethiopia, Navdanya International and GRAIN. In it, we learn how our world has gone from a vast foundation of diversity, created over thousands of years, “to genetically modified seeds designed to withstand pesticides refined with some changes from explosives and nerve agents developed in past wars. In the words of the filmmakers: “The story of the seed has become a story of loss, control, dependency and debt. It has been written by those who want to derive huge benefits from our food system, no matter what the real cost is. It’s time to change the history “. (72 reads)
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