Stories by Will Allen

Will Allen has farmed both chemically and organically for more than 40 years. He is on the board of the Organic Consumers Association and currently co-manages a 122-acre farm in Vermont. subscribe to Will Allen's feed

Posted on: Mar 11, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Shumlin has repeatedly expressed reluctance to stand up to Monsanto despite the fact that 90 percent of Vermonters support labeling genetically modified foods.

Posted on: Aug 27, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Giant corporations like Monsanto, DuPont, Dow, Pepsi and Coke have poured $25 million into the No on 37 campaign.

Posted on: Apr 19, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Vermont's governor has 2 weeks to stand with 90 percent of his constituents who favor labeling genetically engineered foods, or cave to Monsanto.

Posted on: Apr 4, 2012, Source: AlterNet

What it really comes down to this: Elected officials are abandoning the public interest and public will in the face of corporate intimidation.

Posted on: Jul 6, 2009, Source: Chelsea Green Publishing

Here's the history behind the transition from farm to feedlot and why Big Pharma rules the barn.

Posted on: May 11, 2009, Source: Chelsea Green Publishing

Industrial ag supplies most of our food, yet its lack of regulation may be more of a threat than Wall Street's.

Posted on: Jun 5, 2008, Source: AlterNet

The question about the real price of food should be rephrased: Is it worth sending cheap, poisonous food to the starving masses?

Posted on: May 2, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Much of our food supply is based on entrepreneurial gambling that relies on chemical pesticides and fertilizers to make huge profits.