Author Archives: Hawai'i SEED

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    Hawai’i SEED Celebrates Ten Year Anniversary

    Posted on May 15, 2015 by in Agent Of Change, Agriculture, Education, Facing Hawaii's Future, News, PAN, Pesticides

    For twelve years, Hawaiʻi SEED has been organizing to educate the public about the risks posed by genetic engineering and the associated pesticide use and experimentation, while promoting diverse, local, and ecological food and farming. On the occasion of our ten year anniversary as a nonprofit, the need for this work has never been greater […]

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  • Honolulu Star Advertiser: Mother’s Letter, Corporations Expose Our Children to Dangerous Agricultural Pesticides

    Posted on March 10, 2015 by in MOMhui, News

    Corporations Expose Our Children to Dangerous Agricultural Pesticides By Mercy Ritte, Kaliko Amona and Malia Chun POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 04, 2015 A Mother’s Open Letter We mothers have been testifying for over two years now about our concerns that pesticides are endangering our children at school and at home. We are both mothers […]

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    HAWAII STATE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH: Informational Briefing

    Posted on January 30, 2015 by in Events, Health, Legislation, News, O‘ahu News, Pesticides, Videos

    Hawai’i SEED and The MOM Hui present Hawaii State Senator Josh Green’s 1/20/15 Committee on Health Informational Briefing: Determining the health risks of pesticide exposure to children and the environment. COMMITTEE ON HEALTH: Informational Briefing by Kingdom Media Hawaii new.livestream.com Watch Kingdom Media Hawaii’s COMMITTEE ON HEALTH: Informational Briefing on Livestream.com. Informational Briefing to determine […]

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    The People’s Hale 2015 Opening Day at the Legislature

    Posted on January 10, 2015 by in News

    Calling everyone from across Hawai’i! Save the date! January 21, 11:00am State Capitol Rotunda Opening Day at the Legislature Make your voice heard! We hope to start this new year with some kind of a focus and momentum, and it starts with coming together and being educated! “It’s not the corporation’s hale, Its the PEOPLE’S HALE!” […]

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    Can GMOs save the world? by Anna Lappé

    Posted on January 6, 2015 by in Agriculture, Article to Read, News

      Monsanto claims that biotech can feed the planet. Here’™s why it won’t.   In October in Istanbul, farmers, agricultural researchers and advocates from around the world gathered for the Organic World Congress, organized by the 42-year-old International Federation of Organic Agricultural Movements (IFOAM). With 800 affiliates in 124 countries, IFOAM comes together every three years […]

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  • Genetically Engineered Soy Found in Infant Formula

    Posted on October 25, 2014 by in Hawaii Center for Food Safety, Health, MOMhui, News, Pesticides

    Tests Find Monsanto’s Soy, Genetically Engineered for heavy pesticide spraying in Portland-bought infant formula. SOURCE:  http://www.commondreams.org/newswire/2014/10/23/tests-find-monsantos-soy-genetically-engineered-heavy-pesticide-spraying PORTLAND, OR – Just as Oregonians are voting on whether to label genetically engineered foods, Center for Food Safety (CFS) announced today that genetic testing has confirmed the presence of soy that has been genetically engineered by Monsanto for […]

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