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4 March 2002
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作者: Bob Burgdorfer, Reuters

Big poultry producers have flocked quickly this month to rally behind the cause of food safety by banning use of an antibiotic for chickens and turkeys amid rising consumer concerns that it may harm humans.

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2 March 2002
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作者: Emery P. Dalesio, Associated Press, in News & Observer [North Carolina, USA]

Two claimed excessive force by Smithfield - Two union activists won a lawsuit Friday that claimed they were beaten and falsely arrested during organizing efforts at a Smithfield Packing Co. plant, union officials said.

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2 March 2002
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作者: Lisa Chmelecki, Sun Journal [Lewiston, Maine]

The safety of workers at the former DeCoster Egg Farms is once again being questioned. An Auburn woman who was hired to serve as a liaison to the Spanish-speaking employees claims that she was fired after reporting unsafe working conditions, including...

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1 March 2002
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作者: Prince of Wales International Business Leaders Forum

An introduction for policy-setters and operational managers, featuring best practice from eight leading companies in the food and beverage sector. [includes reference to social & environmental issues; cocoa, coffee, tea & banana sectors; Tea...

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1 March 2002
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作者: Frank Ackerman, Americas Program

...The question arises from a look at agriculture under NAFTA, particularly the trade in corn...Corn production is moving from Mexico, where it was more sustainable, to the United States, where it involves serious environmental impacts.

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1 March 2002
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作者: CBC Prince Edward Island

The death of a teenage farm worker [16 year old Alex Webster] led Friday to calls for better protection and training for people who work in Prince Edward Island's agriculture industry.

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1 March 2002
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作者: Tenaganita and Pesticide Action Network [PAN] Asia & Pacific

[note: this links to the "Syngenta" page on the Berne Declaration's website; scroll down that page for the pdf link to this report]

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25 February 2002
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作者: Timothy O'Hara, Herald Tribune [Florida]

...The group is picketing Taco Bell, because it buys most of its tomatoes from Immokalee and has refused to sit down with workers to hear their concerns.

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21 February 2002
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作者: Associated Press

Cargill Pork agreed to pay a $1 million fine for illegally dumping waste that prosecutors said contaminated five miles of a Missouri river and killed 53,000 fish.

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21 February 2002
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作者: Earthjustice

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