Who owns the seeds that feed the world

A thought-provoking graphical look at who owns the companies that produce the seed that feeds the world.

Seed Industry Structure 1996-2008

PDF: Seed Industry Structure 1996-2008

Theese and several other really interesting graphics were created by Philip Howard, an assistant professor at Michigan State University in the Community, Agriculture, Recreation and Resource Studies department.

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2 Responses to “Who owns the seeds that feed the world”

  1. Nina Says:

    That’s a great graphic. It’s very scary that the Bush administration was allowing the weakening of the GE policies for large companies like Monsanto. We all need to support organizations like http://www.seedsavers.org. Local foods rule!

  2. jeannie177 Says:

    Looks like one scary spiders web, Thats going to get us. Remember, “I’m going to get you my pretty! And your little dog too!”

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