Friday 24 September 2021

Alajuelita Declares Itself “Transgenic” Free

Paying the bills

Latest

11 benefits of e-learning

Whether you struggle to learn in a traditional educational...

Will Paul Chaplet ever fly the flag for Costa Rica on the PGA Tour?

Life comes at you fast when you’re a teen...

The sacrifices of Nicaraguans abroad fuel increased remittances

Q REPORTS - Mildred Duarte, 31, is exhausted. She...

Today’s Vehicle Restriction September 24: Plates ending in “9 & 0” CANNOT circulate

QCOSTARICA - For today, Friday, September 24, vehicles with...

Why the billions in English are not like the billions in Spanish

What amount would you prefer to have saved in...

Health confirms 15 cases of malaria on the border with Nicaragua

QCOSTARICA - An outbreak of 15 people positive for...
Paying the bills

Share

The municipality of Alajuelita, on the south side of San José, has declared itself “transgenic” free, prohibiting the cultivation of potentially dangerous genetically modified organisms (GMOs).

69 cantons across Costa Rica have made a similar declaration, leaving only 12 not having done so.

Environmentalists had proposed to end 2013 with 70 municipalities free of transgenic crops. Environmental activists in Costa Rica often sit in the cantonal meetings while transgenic-free proposals are being considered; this is to ensure that no foul play takes place.

- Advertisement -

Similar projects are taking root across Latin America.

- Advertisement -
Paying the bills
Ricohttp://www.theqmedia.com
"Rico" is the crazy mind behind the Q media websites, a series of online magazines where everything is Q! In these times of new normal, stay at home. Stay safe. Stay healthy.

Related Articles

11 benefits of e-learning

Whether you struggle to learn in a traditional educational setting or...

Will Paul Chaplet ever fly the flag for Costa Rica on the PGA Tour?

Life comes at you fast when you’re a teen sensation on...

Subscribe to our stories

To be updated with all the latest news, offers and special announcements.

Log In

Forgot password?

Forgot password?

Enter your account data and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Your password reset link appears to be invalid or expired.

Log in

Privacy Policy

Add to Collection

No Collections

Here you'll find all collections you've created before.