All posts by Gunnar Eigener

GM Biotechnology: Frankenstein Or Sleeping Beauty?


GM biotechnology first appeared in 1983, producing an antibiotic-resistant tobacco plant. It emerged in the food industry in 1994 with the Flavr Savr tomato and has since become one of the most hotly debated issues in agriculture and green politics. It is both uniting and divisive, science and ideology, representing hope and despair. In truth, […]

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Are Fair Trade Products Worth it?


In times of economic difficulty, when money is tighter than usual, we always look for a good deal, whether it’s for our home and car insurance, if it’s the best interest rate on a savings account or if it’s for a good deal on food and beverages. But how do we balance getting a good […]

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