The Beat

Kauai Anti-GMO March Set For Sunday

·By civilbeat

It’s being hailed as the “Mana March” and organizers of the anti-GMO, pro-Bill 2491 march say they are expecting thousands to show up this Sunday (Sept. 8). 

Bill 2491, which will have a hearing on Monday, requires biotech companies operating on Kauai to disclose what pesticides they are spraying, where and in what quantities. The bill also requires buffer zones between GMO fields and public facilities, such as schools, parks, roads and waterways. 

The measure is being vigorously opposed by the biotech companies operating on Kauai. 

Here are the details: 

The event will begin