Stop the Crop

For a sustainable, GMO-free future

History of the Italian GM-free movement

November 1st 2011

In Italy, the issue of GMOs has in fact given rise to a phenomenon of active resistance in defense of an agricultural culture rooted in farmers’ knowledge and in the quality of food. To date in Italy, GMOs are only present in transgenic soya imports that end up hidden in livestock feed.

In the link below you can find an interesting report on the history of the Italian Network of GMO-Free Organizations.

source (p. 117-119):  http://www.navdanya.org/attachments/Latest_Publications5.pdf

About the Stop the Crop campaign

This website and film present some of the dangers of GM-crops, and call for people across Europe and beyond to take action to stop them. We need a future of food and farming that benefits people and planet, and not the pockets of big business. We need to stop GM-crops from spreading across Europe. You can sign up for updates and alerts opposite.