Vandana Shiva trained as a physicist prior to dedicating her life to the protection of India's biodiversity and food security. She is the author of numerous books and the recipient of numerous awards.
Genetically modified crops: Corporate fiction
Published Jan 6, 2015, 11:48 am IST
Updated Jan 10, 2016, 8:38 am IST
A seed is an autopoietic system — constantly self-organising, evolving and adapting to changing contexts
A Greenpeace activist plants a scarecrow in protest against genetically modified crops at a Bayer CropScience trial field. (Photo: AP)