If you have not heard there is 155 acre Monsanto facility going in Arizona. Monsanto is petitioning our Federal Government for a “Foreign Trade Zone” status. The petition if endorsed by the (5 member) Pima County Board of Supervisors. Monsanto will get huge tax breaks in exchange for an upfront tax of only $500,000, this money will ear-marked for a the local school system. There are public hearings and meetings on ‘Project Corn’ over the next few weeks. We are holding an educational event in Phoenix on Jan 19th, 2017 see flyer below! Much needed donations at the door go to this event and Tucson actions.
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