Papaya Nightmares: A Farmer Struggles Amid Hawaii’s GMO Debate

·By Sophie Cocke

Sophie Cocke/ Civil Beat

Biotech battle may hurt Big Island farmers more than the ringspot virus that nearly ended their livelihood.

About the Author

Civil Beat Staff

Sophie Cocke

Use the RSS feed to subscribe to Sophie Cocke's posts today


Given their history, are Hawaii's rainbow papayas different in the GMO debate? And how does a farmer like Alberto Belmes fit into the intense battle between activists and the biotech industry?