October 25, 2020

Campaign supporting traditional rice varieties reaches Organic 4.0

Farmers, consumers, mayors and other local government officials, academics, and students were among those who showed their support for our indigenous and traditional rice varieties at the National Conference on Organic 4.0 at Iloilo. Find out more by visiting the Food. Farming. Freedom. Facebook page attached below. 

Recently, several institutions, such as CAFEi and Masipag has raised concern on the planting of Golden Rice. For many organic agriculture advocates, our own traditional varieties are even more nutritious and climate resilient than any GMO product. To learn about the issues of Golden Rice read [Farmer Scientists Condemn Approval Of Golden Rice In The Philippines].