Tag Archives: agriculture

Cuba’s Reforms: Farmers Now, Media Later?

by Jeff Hutter Tomorrow, Dec. 1, Cuban farmers will be able to circumvent government intervention and sell produce directly to hotels and restaurants. The reform is one of the myriad of changes President Raul Castro has instituted over the last … Continue reading

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Food for Thought: La Via Campesina Campaigns on the Web

by Erica Sanchez-Vazquez La Vía Campesina started spreading the word about sustainable agriculture and food sovereignty in 1993. The movement emerged in the context of the globalization of agricultural policies and out of the need for small-scale farmers to be … Continue reading

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