The Plight of Cotton Famers in India

“Since the mid-1990s, around 300,000 Indian farmers have killed themselves—a rate of about one every 30 minutes” There are serious problems for small farmers in India, who use modern chemical methods. Large industrial farms are surviving now, but long-term trends are disturbing even for them.

http://www.motherjones.com/tom-philpott/2015/09/no-gmos-didnt-create-indias-farmer-suicide-problem

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