GlobalNotes+PercySchmeiser 30 Sept 2009
Percy Schmeiser (born January 5, 1931) is a farmer from Bruno, Saskatchewan, Canada. He specializes in breeding and growing canola. He became an international symbol and spokesperson for independent farmers’ rights and the regulation of transgenic crops during his protracted legal battle with agrichemical company Monsanto Company. [from Wikipedia]
In this week’s show we hear Schmeiser speaking in BC’s Okanagan during September of 2009.