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« on: June 14, 2009, 08:07:03 am »
The Ug99 fungus, called stem rust, could wipe out more than 80% of the world's wheat as it spreads from Africa, scientists fear. The race is on to breed resistant plants before it reaches the U.S.
By Karen Kaplan

 
June 14, 2009
The spores arrived from Kenya on dried, infected leaves ensconced in layers of envelopes.

Working inside a bio-secure greenhouse outfitted with motion detectors and surveillance cameras, government scientists at the Cereal Disease Laboratory in St. Paul, Minn., suspended the fungal spores in a light mineral oil and sprayed them onto thousands of healthy wheat plants. After two weeks, the stalks were covered with deadly reddish blisters characteristic of the scourge known as Ug99.

Nearly all the plants were goners.

Crop scientists fear the Ug99 fungus could wipe out more than 80% of worldwide wheat crops as it spreads from eastern Africa. It has already jumped the Red Sea and traveled as far as Iran. Experts say it is poised to enter the breadbasket of northern India and Pakistan, and the wind will inevitably carry it to Russia, China and even North America -- if it doesn't hitch a ride with people first.

"It's a time bomb," said Jim Peterson, a professor of wheat breeding and genetics at Oregon State University in Corvallis. "It moves in the air, it can move in clothing on an airplane. We know it's going to be here. It's a matter of how long it's going to take."


Though most Americans have never heard of it, Ug99 -- a type of fungus called stem rust because it produces reddish-brown flakes on plant stalks -- is the No. 1 threat to the world's most widely grown crop.
http://www.latimes.com/news/science/la-sci-wheat-rust14-2009jun14,0,2930855.story

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Re: A 'time bomb' for world wheat crop ug99
« Reply #1 on: June 14, 2009, 03:47:17 pm »
See: Wheat experts warn of worldwide disease threat

Notice the fear mongering by GMO pushers who want to push for a global GE (Genetically Engineered)wheat that resists Ug99. Also notice the Eugentic Gates Foundation sponsoring the GE wheat push.

The third-fourth world would be under nearly complete control of the Eugenic's movement.
The three common staples are Corn, Rice and Wheat.
Wheat (and rice) has been the lone survivor of the Genetic's war.

They still need another "crisis" for the asian rice farmers.
Oh they're working on that too..
http://www.modernghana.com/news/118250/1/time-bomb-crisis-faces-our-food-systems-tragedy-of.html

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Modern sciences should deal with ethical issues and the integrity of what we bring to the table we called food. For instance, in 13 April 2005, the Green Peace reported of the illegal contamination of Chinese food chain with a new genetically modified/engineered rice. It was discovered that human genome was added to the rice. The GE rice has not been approved for human consumption and may have contaminated Chinese rice exports. In the report “The GE industry is out of control,” said Greenpeace GE campaigner Sze Pang Cheung noted that a Greenpeace research team discovered unapproved GE rice being sold and grown illegally in the Chinese province of Hubei. Interviews with seed providers and farmers indicated that GE rice seeds have been sold over the past two years. Samples of rice seed, unmilled and milled rice have been collected from seed companies, farmers and rice millers. Testing by the international laboratory Genescan has confirmed the presence of GE DNA in 19 samples.

The evidence from the lab, combined with field reports, confirms that some of the illegal GE varieties are Bt Rice – which is genetically engineered to produce an inbuilt pesticide. Greenpeace estimates that at least 950 to 1200 tons of GE rice entered the food chain after last year's harvest, and that up to 13,500 tons may enter the food chain after this year unless urgent action is taken.

Dr Janet Cotter (Green peace International Scientist) lamented that, it was a very serious problem requiring urgent Government action: “There are strong warning signs that this GE Bt rice could cause allergenic reactions in humans. It has been shown that the protein produced in Bt rice (called Cry1Ac) might have induced allergenic-type responses in mice and to date, there has been no human food safety testing of Bt rice.”

This is the bottom line, should we continue to allow a small group of rogue scientists to take the world's most important staple food crop into their own hands and subject not only the Chinese public but also the people of the world to a totally unacceptable experiment? Think about that and let us join force to re-ignite and redirect the world agriculture to where it belongs.
Conventional industrial agriculture has been showing signs of collapse from decades of unsustainable practices, including massive reductions in grain yields for four successive years. With water already depleted in the major bread baskets of the world, and oil rapidly depleting, and global warming predicted to further compromise crop yields, there is a real threat of not producing enough food to feed the world, which is why we cannot afford to waste any more time with GM crops. Revolution is needed now.

GM crops are industrial monocultures writ large: more damaging to the environment, more genetically uniform and hence more prone to disease, use more pesticides, according the US Department of Agriculture's own data and according to farmers' experience from all over the world, require more water and are less tolerant to drought than non-GM varieties. Persisting with GM crops now will have catastrophic consequences on world food security.

On the other side you have:

Significant progress in developing non-GE wheat resistance against Ug99 stem rust
Tuesday, March 31, 2009
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Re: A 'time bomb' for world wheat crop ug99
« Reply #2 on: June 14, 2009, 09:33:16 pm »
Let's see, we'll have mass starvation, pandemics, wars - that ought to wipe out 90% of the "useless eaters" like they want.
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Re: A 'time bomb' for world wheat crop ug99
« Reply #3 on: June 14, 2009, 10:31:09 pm »
Let's see, we'll have mass starvation, pandemics, wars - that ought to wipe out 90% of the "useless eaters" like they want.

Yep and the lies from nasa about global warming..

Crops under stress as temperatures fall

Our politicians haven't noticed that the problem may be that the world is not warming but cooling, observes Christopher Booker.


For the second time in little over a year, it looks as though the world may be heading for a serious food crisis, thanks to our old friend "climate change". In many parts of the world recently the weather has not been too brilliant for farmers. After a fearsomely cold winter, June brought heavy snowfall across large parts of western Canada and the northern states of the American Midwest. In Manitoba last week, it was -4ºC. North Dakota had its first June snow for 60 years.

There was midsummer snow not just in Norway and the Cairngorms, but even in Saudi Arabia. At least in the southern hemisphere it is winter, but snowfalls in New Zealand and Australia have been abnormal. There have been frosts in Brazil, elsewhere in South America they have had prolonged droughts, while in China they have had to cope with abnormal rain and freak hailstorms, which in one province killed 20 people.

None of this has given much cheer to farmers. In Canada and northern America summer planting of corn and soybeans has been way behind schedule, with the prospect of reduced yields and lower quality. Grain stocks are predicted to be down 15 per cent next year. US reserves of soya – used in animal feed and in many processed foods – are expected to fall to a 32-year low.

In China, the world's largest wheat grower, they have been battling against the atrocious weather to bring in the harvest. (In one province they even fired chemical shells into the clouds to turn freezing hailstones into rain.) In north-west China drought has devastated crops with a plague of pests and blight. In countries such as Argentina and Brazil droughts have caused such havoc that a veteran US grain expert said last week: "In 43 years I've never seen anything like the decline we're looking at in South America."


http://www.telegraph.co.uk/comment/columnists/christopherbooker/5525933/Crops-under-stress-as-temperatures-fall.html

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« Reply #4 on: June 14, 2009, 11:13:32 pm »
Oh, this makes me sick.  Probably another engineered disease.  Amazing how they all start in Africa - it's like that poor continent is the NWO guinea pig.  While my own gardening is going fairly well, I have been thinking about a more controlled environment so that chemtrail crud doesn't get absorbed by my vegetables.  This stem rust (and other engineered blights) are another good reason for a controlled environment.

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« Reply #5 on: June 14, 2009, 11:23:01 pm »
More about GMO Rice.... and the Rockefeller Foundation....

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Golden_rice

Golden rice is a variety of Oryza sativa rice produced through genetic engineering to biosynthesize beta-carotene, a precursor of pro-vitamin A in the edible parts of rice[1]. The scientific details of the rice were first published in Science in 2000.[1] Golden rice was developed as a fortified food to be used in areas where there is a shortage of dietary vitamin A.[2] In 2005 a new variety called Golden Rice 2 was announced which produces up to 23 times more beta-carotene than the original variety of golden rice.[3] Neither variety is currently available for human consumption. Although golden rice was developed as a humanitarian tool, it has met with significant opposition from environmental and anti-globalization activists.[citation needed]

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/International_Rice_Research_Institute
International Rice Research Institute
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IRRI was established in 1960 by the Ford and Rockefeller Foundations in cooperation with the Government of the Republic of the Philippines. Its research activities began in 1962 and are now estimated to have touched the lives of almost half the world’s population. The IRRI played a major role in sparking the Green revolution on the field of rice when it developed a new breed in the 1960s.

http://beta.irri.org/index.php/Home/Welcome/Frontpage.html

Golden rice an effective source of vitamin A
News & Events (Rice News Worldwide)

 The beta-carotene in so-called "Golden Rice" converts to vitamin A in humans, according to researchers at Baylor College of Medicine (www.bcm.edu) and Tufts University in an article that appears in the current issue of the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. Golden Rice was developed in the early 1990s with a grant from the Rockefeller Foundation with the goal of creating rice that had beta-carotene -- a vitamin A precursor – in the rice grain. In its current form, Golden Rice contains 35 micrograms of beta-carotene per gram.

http://www.reuters.com/article/reutersEdge/idUST22496920080603
Food crisis may open door to genetically modified rice
Tue Jun 3, 2008 9:17am EDT
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If we consider the challenges that face us, I think we would be very foolish and actually irresponsible to not invest in the development of GM crops," said Robert Zeigler, director general of the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI).

As yet, no GM rice is grown commercially but Zeigler said that could change, at the earliest two years from now, with the world's top two producers, China and India, likely leading the charge.
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"I will be very interested in seeing how China reacts over the next year. They have a transgenic insect-resistant rice that's ready for release. They have been delaying that because of pressures from the anti-GM lobby. I will be interested to see how they respond," he said.

"There are also a number of transgenic crops coming up in India. The furthest along is the eggplant. Rice is also coming along."

China and India have already adopted biotech cotton, which is engineered to resist certain insects and earlier this year, South Korea started purchasing GM corn for food.

http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/33586/story.htm

Iran, First to Plant GMO Rice, Hopes to Cut Imports
Date: 22-Nov-05
Country: PHILIPPINES
Author: Dolly Aglay

Behzad Ghareyazie of the Agricultural Biotechnology Research Institute of Iran said the area planted to GMO rice was likely to rise in the next several years after high acceptance among farmers and consumers of the initial variety.

"In the near future, we will have better varieties and more higher-yielding varieties," he told reporters on the sidelines of an international rice conference in the Philippines.

Ghareyazie said Iranian scientists were conducting more research on other higher-yielding varieties.

Iran approved the commercial planting last year of a GMO variety called Tarom molaii, an aromatic rice popular among Iranians but not classified among the higher-yielding varieties.

The Tarom molaii variety yielded an average of 2.2 tonnes per hectare, higher than the 2 tonnes per hectare for a non-GMO counterpart in Iran, Ghareyazie said.

RESISTANCE

The GMO rice introduced in Iran is resistant to the stem borer pest, the main rice pest in that country which normally infests up to 25 percent of harvest each cropping season.

Greenpeace and other consumer groups are opposing the planting of transgenic crops, specially rice, saying they threaten consumer health and the environment.

Scientists said countries in Asia, like China, India and the Philippines that are pursuing research on other GMO varieties, are closely watching developments of the GMO rice in Iran.

"Wherever you come close to a technology in a developing country, then there will be a lot of noise," Ghareyazie said, adding it was up to public officials and scientists to explain to the people the merits of such new technology. Ghareyazie said the GMO rice released in his country was commercialised after nearly 10 years of risks assessment, including field trials.

"It wasn't too fast. It was too slow," Ghareyazie said, referring to deaths from misuse of insecticide during the 10 years. "Every year we have reports of deaths or serious illness due to the mismanagement and misuse of ... insecticides that are being used for controlling rice stem borer."

The first GMO variety came from Iran and scientists at the International Rice Research Institute in the Philippines helped to modify the rice to resist attack by insects.

The first GMO rice in Iran is now planted in "several thousand hectares," Ghareyazie said. Rice is planted on 600,000 hectares of land in Iran, which produces just two thirds of its consumption.

"If we can have our average yield increased to 6 tonnes per hectare, definitely we will be self sufficient in rice production and that is possible because there are a lot of countries which are producing 10 tonnes per hectare," he said.
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Re: A 'time bomb' for world wheat crop ug99
« Reply #6 on: June 14, 2009, 11:24:52 pm »
sometimes I wonder if this is some sick nightmare. Is all this really happening? Why are so many people so quiet and apathetic? It looks like the majority will awaken when it's too late to stop what's going on.  :(
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« Reply #7 on: June 14, 2009, 11:51:33 pm »
sometimes I wonder if this is some sick nightmare. Is all this really happening? Why are so many people so quiet and apathetic? It looks like the majority will awaken when it's too late to stop what's going on.  :(

I have never been real big person on holding a lot of faith but god did say their would be ones who would have and understanding about some things and ones that would be blind. Ive seen a lot in my life and I have tried super hard to wake up a few and while I have had some success their are people who believe the government is human and they love all of us. When you talk to others on some level they understand but its not the norm to believe and they don't want to be labeled as crazy. They are also the same kind of people who would jump off a bridge if all their friends were doing it.




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« Reply #8 on: June 14, 2009, 11:57:49 pm »
Revelation 6:5-6

5And when he had opened the third seal, I heard the third beast say, Come and see. And I beheld, and lo a black horse; and he that sat on him had a pair of balances in his hand.

 6And I heard a voice in the midst of the four beasts say, A measure of wheat for a penny, and three measures of barley for a penny; and see thou hurt not the oil and the wine.


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Revelation 6:5-6

5And when he had opened the third seal, I heard the third beast say, Come and see. And I beheld, and lo a black horse; and he that sat on him had a pair of balances in his hand.

 6And I heard a voice in the midst of the four beasts say, A measure of wheat for a penny, and three measures of barley for a penny; and see thou hurt not the oil and the wine.



Yes, thank you for that reminder.  Fulfillment of prophecy is a powerful testimony!

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« Reply #10 on: June 15, 2009, 12:02:16 am »
I have never been real big person on holding a lot of faith but god did say their would ones who would have and understanding about some things and ones that would be blind. Ive seen a lot in my life and I have tried super hard to wake up a few and while I have had some success their are people who believe the government is human and they love all of us. When you talk to others on some level they understand but its not the norm to believe and they don't want to be labeled as crazy. They are also the same kind of people who would jump off a bridge if all their friends were doing it.





I'm fairly young at 27 and I don't recall things be so messed up while I was growing up. Yet people around me just keep on going about their lives like nothing is wrong. It's worse than sheep like, you can at least spook a herd of sheep away from danger. The majority are more like freakin zombies. All the bad stuff from the bible could start right now and they would just keep on keeping on. like mindless zombies. Heck last week several people joked about me "being with al qaeda". I take it personal because I lost 3 very close friends on 9/11/01 and for sheople to equate me to the people THEY believe attacked us is beyond insulting. :(
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« Reply #11 on: June 15, 2009, 12:03:43 am »
Yes, thank you for that reminder.  Fulfillment of prophecy is a powerful testimony!

Yes! REPENT and Accept the Lord Jesus Christ as your Savior! He is THE ONLY Way!

These 7 years are going to be VERY tormentous - if you think it's bad now, then you ain't seen nothin yet!

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Yes! REPENT and Accept the Lord Jesus Christ as your Savior! He is THE ONLY Way!

These 7 years are going to be VERY tormentous - if you think it's bad now, then you ain't seen nothin yet!

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Monsanto to he rescue!!! I would not doubt that Monsanto has something to do with this so that all have to rely on their GMO's!

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« Reply #14 on: June 29, 2009, 01:48:06 pm »
A 'time bomb' for world wheat crop

Monday, 29 June 2009 06:55

This is a similar report of the OP

http://www.thejerusalemgiftshop.com/israelnews/christian/54-christian-news/1431-a-time-bomb-for-world-wheat-crop.html





The Ug99 fungus, called stem rust, could wipe out more than 80% of the world's wheat as it spreads from Africa, scientists fear. The race is on to breed resistant plants before it reaches the U.S.

The spores arrived from Kenya on dried, infected leaves ensconced in layers of envelopes.

Working inside a bio-secure greenhouse outfitted with motion detectors and surveillance cameras, government scientists at the Cereal Disease Laboratory in St. Paul, Minn., suspended the fungal spores in a light mineral oil and sprayed them onto thousands of healthy wheat plants. After two weeks, the stalks were covered with deadly reddish blisters characteristic of the scourge known as Ug99.

Nearly all the plants were goners.

Crop scientists fear the Ug99 fungus could wipe out more than 80% of worldwide wheat crops as it spreads from eastern Africa. It has already jumped the Red Sea and traveled as far as Iran. Experts say it is poised to enter the breadbasket of northern India and Pakistan, and the wind will inevitably carry it to Russia, China and even North America - if it doesn't hitch a ride with people first.

    And I heard a voice in the midst of the four beasts say, A measure of wheat for a penny, and three measures of barley for a penny; and see thou hurt not the oil and the wine.
    — Rev 6:6


"It's a time bomb," said Jim Peterson, a professor of wheat breeding and genetics at Oregon State University in Corvallis. "It moves in the air, it can move in clothing on an airplane. We know it's going to be here. It's a matter of how long it's going to take."

Though most Americans have never heard of it, Ug99 - a type of fungus called stem rust because it produces reddish-brown flakes on plant stalks -- is the No. 1 threat to the world's most widely grown crop.

The International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center in Mexico estimates that 19% of the world's wheat, which provides food for 1 billion people in Asia and Africa, is in imminent danger. American plant breeders say $10 billion worth of wheat would be destroyed if the fungus suddenly made its way to U.S. fields.

Fear that the fungus will cause widespread damage has caused short-term price spikes on world wheat markets. Famine has been averted thus far, but experts say it's only a matter of time.

"A significant humanitarian crisis is inevitable," said Rick Ward, the coordinator of the Durable Rust Resistance in Wheat project at Cornell University in Ithaca, N.Y.

The solution is to develop new wheat varieties that are immune to Ug99. That's much easier said than done.

After several years of feverish work, scientists have identified a mere half-dozen genes that are immediately useful for protecting wheat from Ug99. Incorporating them into crops using conventional breeding techniques is a nine- to 12-year process that has only just begun. And that process will have to be repeated for each of the thousands of wheat varieties that is specially adapted to a particular region and climate.

"All the seed needs to change in the next few years," said Ronnie Coffman, a plant breeder who heads the Durable Rust Resistance in Wheat project. "It's really an enormous undertaking."

Ancient adversary

Farmers have been battling stem rust for as long as they have grown wheat. The fungus' ancestors infected wild grasses for millions of years before people began cultivating them for food, said Jorge Dubcovsky, professor of genetics and plant breeding at UC Davis.

"The pathogen keeps mutating and evolving," he said. "It's one of our biblical pests. This is not a small enemy."

When a spore lands on a green wheat plant, it forms a pustule that invades the outer layers of the stalk. The pustule hijacks the plant's water and nutrients and diverts them to produce new rust spores instead of grain. Within two weeks of an initial attack, there can be millions of pustules in a 2.5-acre patch of land.

Wheat plants that can recognize a specific chemical produced by stem rust can mount a defense against the fungus. But the rust is able to mutate, evade the plant's immune system and resume its spread.

Stem rust destroyed more than 20% of U.S. wheat crops several times between 1917 and 1935, and losses reached nearly 9% twice in the 1950s. The last major outbreak, in 1962, destroyed 5.2% of the U.S. crop, according to Peterson, who chairs the National Wheat Improvement Committee.

The fungus was kept at bay for years by breeders who slowly and methodically incorporated different combinations of six major stem rust resistance genes into various varieties of wheat. The breeders thought it unlikely that the rust could overcome clusters of those genes at the same time.

After several outbreak-free decades, it seemed that stem rust had been defeated for good. Scientists switched to other topics, and the hunt for new resistance genes practically slowed to a crawl.

A new strain of stem rust was identified on a wheat farm in Uganda in 1999.

"It didn't draw a lot of attention, frankly," said Marty Carson, research leader at the Cereal Disease Laboratory, part of the U.S. Department of Agriculture. "There's very little wheat grown in Uganda."
 
East Africa is a natural hot spot for stem rust. Weather conditions allow farmers to grow wheat year-round, so rust spores can always find a susceptible host. Some of the wheat is grown as high as 7,000 feet above sea level, where intense solar radiation helps the fungus mutate.

The highlands are also home to barberry bushes, the only plant on which stem rust is known to reproduce through sexual recombination. That genetic shuffling provides a golden opportunity for the fungus to evolve into a deadly strain.

Within a few years, Ug99 - named for the country and year it was identified - had devastated farms in neighboring Kenya, where much of the wheat is grown on large-scale farms that have so far been able to absorb the blow. Then it moved north to Ethiopia, Sudan and Yemen, putting more small farms at risk. Those that can afford it are trying to make do with fungicides, but that's too cumbersome and expensive to be a long-term solution, Ward said.

To make matters worse, the fungus is becoming more virulent as it spreads. Scientists discovered a Ug99 variant in 2006 that can defeat Sr24, a resistance gene that protects Great Plains wheat.

Last year, another variant was found with immunity to Sr36, a gene that safeguards Eastern wheat.

Should those variants make their way to U.S. fields any time soon, scientists would be hard-pressed to protect American wheat crops.

A laborious task

Now the pressure is on to develop new wheat varieties that are impervious to Ug99. Hundreds of varieties will need to be upgraded in the U.S. alone.

"You can't just breed it into one or two major varieties and expect to solve the problem," Peterson said. "You have to reinvent this wheel at almost a local level."

The first step is to identify Ug99 resistance genes by finding wheat plants that can withstand the deadly fungus.

Roughly 16,000 wheat varieties and other plants have been tested in the cereal disease lab over the last four years. The tests were conducted between Dec. 1 and the end of February, when the Minnesota weather is so frigid that escaping spores would quickly perish, Carson said.

These and similar efforts at a research station in Kenya have turned up only a handful of promising resistance genes, which crop breeders such as Brett Carver at Oklahoma State University in Stillwater are trying to import into vulnerable strains of wheat.

Each year, Carver crosses hundreds of plants in a greenhouse to produce as many as 50,000 candidate strains. Over the next four years, those are winnowed down, and the most promising 2,000 are planted in the field.

Only the hardiest strains are replanted each year, until the 12-year process results in a single new variety with dozens of valuable traits, such as the ability to withstand drought and make fluffy bread.

The oldest of the plants Carver bred for Ug99 resistance are only 3 years old, but one of the strains has been planted in the field already in case the fungus hitches a quick ride to the U.S. on an airplane or in a shipping container.

"In the absence of stem rust, it would not be the highest-yielding wheat," he said. "In the presence of stem rust, it would be the only thing that would survive."

By Karen Kaplan

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Re: A 'time bomb' for world wheat crop ug99
« Reply #15 on: June 29, 2009, 02:28:57 pm »
Let's see, we'll have mass starvation, pandemics, wars - that ought to wipe out 90% of the "useless eaters" like they want.

Food as a weapon.
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« Reply #16 on: June 29, 2009, 03:38:46 pm »
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« Reply #17 on: June 29, 2009, 04:10:52 pm »
Henry Kissinger's NSSM 200

http://wlym.com/text/NSSM200.htm

Shame on you, LOL Kissinger LOVES the world.

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« Reply #18 on: June 29, 2009, 05:46:40 pm »
Why do people call you names when you bring up truth like this Kissinger document to them?  Are they uncomfortable with the truth?  Are we wrong?  *Sigh*
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« Reply #19 on: June 29, 2009, 06:08:30 pm »
Shame on you, LOL Kissinger LOVES the world.



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Re: A 'time bomb' for world wheat crop ug99
« Reply #20 on: June 29, 2009, 07:14:35 pm »
Funny, look what I found here:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stem_rust
The United States produced wheat stem rust and rye stem rust as part of its biological weapons program, which was active from 1943-1969.[6] Wheat and rye stem rust was produced from 1951-1957 at Fort Detrick then shipped to Edgewood Arsenal where it was classified, dried and stored.[7] Again, from 1962-1969 wheat stem rust spores were produced and shipped to Rocky Mountain Arsenal where they too were classified, dried and stored.[7] These anti-agriculture biological agents were tested at least 31 times by the U.S. military.[8]

I guess something "escaped" again. And it coincidentally ended up in Africa.

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« Reply #21 on: June 29, 2009, 07:26:06 pm »
Hmm....

Time to buy some sacks of rice.

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« Reply #22 on: June 29, 2009, 08:07:46 pm »
Funny, look what I found here:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stem_rust
The United States produced wheat stem rust and rye stem rust as part of its biological weapons program, which was active from 1943-1969.[6] Wheat and rye stem rust was produced from 1951-1957 at Fort Detrick then shipped to Edgewood Arsenal where it was classified, dried and stored.[7] Again, from 1962-1969 wheat stem rust spores were produced and shipped to Rocky Mountain Arsenal where they too were classified, dried and stored.[7] These anti-agriculture biological agents were tested at least 31 times by the U.S. military.[8]

I guess something "escaped" again. And it coincidentally ended up in Africa.

Holy Sh1T!  I cannot believe wiki?

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« Reply #23 on: June 29, 2009, 08:12:55 pm »
http://www.detrick.army.mil/cutting_edge/chapter05.cfm

The 1977 report said the BW program included: ..testing, production, and stockpiling of anticrop agents. Between 1951 and 1969, 31 anticrop dissemination trials were conducted at 23 different locations.

From 1951 until 1957, wheat stem rust spores and rye stem rust spores were produced and transshipped to Edgewood Arsenal . . . where they were classified, dried, and placed in storage.

Between 1962 and 1969, wheat stem rust spores were produced, transshipped to Rocky Mountain Arsenal, Denver, Colorado, classified, dried, and stored.

Rice blast spores were also produced during this period under contract to Charles Pfizer and Company and shipped to Fort Detrick for classification, drying, and storage. The entire anticrop stockpile was destroyed as part of the biological warfare demilitarization program completed February 1973.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture took over the work of the Army Crops Division in the mid-1970s.
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http://www.asanltr.com/newsletter/04-6/articles/046c.htm
The Potential Impact of Using Biological Weapons Against Livestock and Crops
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The biological warfare program of the former Soviet Union also included research on weaponizing antilivestock agents like foot-and-mouth disease virus, rinderpest virus, classical swine fever and African swine fever viruses, together with anticrop agents like wheat rust, rice blast, karnal bunt, and Fusarium spp. The Soviet antilivestock and anticrop program in its peak employed 10,000 staff. The Soviet military allegedly used B. mallei against Mujahedines in Afghanistan (13; 10).

The most recent case of using biological weapon against animals took place in New Zealand in 1997. The local farmers acquired rabbit hemorrhagic disease virus from foreign country. The source of the virus were tissues of infected animals, smuggled into New Zealand in mail, and by air travelers. The operation required simple procedure; the infected material was blended, mixed with vegetables and distributed around farms (13).
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Motives for Agroterrorist Attack

There can be various motives for perpetrators using biological weapons against agriculture: political, religious, ethnic, criminal, or even opposition to the use of genetically modified food. A bioterrorist attack may be performed by terrorist groups, organized crime groups, military groups or cult sects (7; 11).

Agriculture is an easy target for a bioterrorist event, mainly because such an attack requires little knowledge and technology. Agents for use against animals and crops can be obtained from natural sources. Majority of antilivestock and anticrop agents are not infectious to human, so they pose little or no threat to the perpetrator and can be transported on the person’s body. There is also lack of on-farm security - agricultural resources are large, exposed and unprotected, which makes them vulnerable (13; 11).

I would add:

There can be various motives for perpetrators using biological weapons against agriculture:

Economic, even to force the use of genetically modified food.

A bioterrorist attack may be performed by: AGRO-BUSINESS
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Re: A 'time bomb' for world wheat crop ug99
« Reply #24 on: June 29, 2009, 08:14:04 pm »
i did read somewhere, a man in Africa saying the best way to control your people is to make them starve so while you are hungry you got no energy to fight and complain !!

i find very disturbing the direction human is taking!  the majority of people will freak out when the shit comes down!!
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« Reply #25 on: June 29, 2009, 08:16:47 pm »


A bioterrorist attack may be performed by: AGRO-BUSINESS

Maybe like MONSANTO?  Trying to kill off the remaining NON-GMO crops to then walk in with the solution of their new GMO rust-resistant seeds?  Hmmmmm........
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« Reply #26 on: June 29, 2009, 08:58:48 pm »
Maybe like MONSANTO?  Trying to kill off the remaining NON-GMO crops to then walk in with the solution of their new GMO rust-resistant seeds?  Hmmmmm........

"All means of food production will be controlled by us." - Monsanto.

Finally, not surprising either, their control apparatus takes shape.
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« Reply #27 on: June 30, 2009, 09:44:52 am »
"All means of food production will be controlled by us." - Monsanto.

Finally, not surprising either, their control apparatus takes shape.

Sadly it was not if but when.  It appears the time is near.  >:(
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Re: A 'time bomb' for world wheat crop ug99
« Reply #28 on: June 30, 2009, 09:53:25 am »
Let's see, we'll have mass starvation, pandemics, wars - that ought to wipe out 90% of the "useless eaters" like they want.

Project Blue Beam in full effect.  You will not be able to eat any food, drink any water, nor breath any air that is not controlled by the NWO.
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« Reply #29 on: June 30, 2009, 09:57:12 am »
Funny, look what I found here:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stem_rust
The United States produced wheat stem rust and rye stem rust as part of its biological weapons program, which was active from 1943-1969.[6] Wheat and rye stem rust was produced from 1951-1957 at Fort Detrick then shipped to Edgewood Arsenal where it was classified, dried and stored.[7] Again, from 1962-1969 wheat stem rust spores were produced and shipped to Rocky Mountain Arsenal where they too were classified, dried and stored.[7] These anti-agriculture biological agents were tested at least 31 times by the U.S. military.[8]

I guess something "escaped" again. And it coincidentally ended up in Africa.

It only took 40 years, there must have been budget cuts for it to take so long.
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Re: A 'time bomb' for world wheat crop ug99
« Reply #30 on: June 30, 2009, 10:37:54 am »
It only took 40 years, there must have been budget cuts for it to take so long.
Oh they had another operation going on before they decided to unleash this potential massive famine. First they released the first stem rust, and they took a single resistant species they found and now we all have the same wheat crops. Bye agricultural biodiversity. The whole planet became dependant on these people for their crops so now they control the food supply.

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Re: A 'time bomb' for world wheat crop ug99
« Reply #31 on: June 30, 2009, 12:07:47 pm »
This is interesting... the spores survive UV rays .... can survive in high altitude wind currents. Origin 1999

Ug99 makes 5 distinct  types of spores. Of these, the one known as the urediniospore is especially
infectious and unique in its ability to ride on air currents. Winds can carry these spores for hundreds or even thousands of miles.... recent studies have shown that  fungal spores have survived wind transport from Africa to at least as far  as the Caribbean


http://www.promedmail.org/pls/otn/f?p=2400:1001:80787::::F2400_P1001_BACK_PAGE,F2400_P1001_ARCHIVE_NUMBER,F2400_P1001_USE_ARCHIVE:1001,20050928.2849,Y

Source: Science News Online, week of 24 Sep 2005; Vol. 168, No. 13 [edited]
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Wheat Warning - New Rust Could Spread Like Wildfire
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The new fungal pathogen, a variant of the black-stem rust fungus (_Puccinia  graminis_, Pg), has been labeled Ug99 for the nation Uganda and the year in  which its emergence was formally recognized. Ug99 has been popping up in  fields throughout East Africa. Rusts take their common name from the fact
that the pathogens tend to have a vivid red or orange hue. At the end of a  growing season, black-stem rusts sprout dark spores that can survive  over-winter.
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At the meeting, CIMMYT officials circulated a new report on Ug99's threat. They also announced plans to upgrade or develop new research centers in the  heart of East Africa. These facilities will be screening local wheat  cultivars for newly mutated genes that might confer resistance to Ug99 and  then launching efforts to breed new lines of wheat carrying those genes.

Although wheat growers around the world had recently come to view stem rust  as a thing of the past, the new CIMMYT report says, "new data show that  such an assumption is no longer, and probably never was, warranted."

Pesticides are not the answer.

East Africa has long been a breeding ground for new and virulent stem rusts, probably because the area has a mild climate and farmers plant wheat  year-round.

Ordinarily, stem-rust spores move only short distances, one stem infecting  another as they brush against each other. However, Ug99 makes 5 distinct  types of spores. Of these, the one known as the urediniospore is especially  infectious and unique in its ability to ride on air currents. Winds can
carry these spores for hundreds or even thousands of miles.


Until recently, the threat of such long-range rust spread was largely  discounted, because scientists believed that ultraviolet light from the sun  would kill spores that got swept into high-altitude wind currents and then  hitchhiked there for days. To the contrary, recent studies have shown that  fungal spores have survived wind transport from Africa to at least as far  as the Caribbean (SN: 10/06/01, p. 218).

Although large-scale commercial growers typically use fungicides to control  rusts, these chemicals are costly. Spraying can run to more than USD 100  per hectare (0.4 acre), CIMMYT notes.

That exceeds the budget of farmers in developing countries. Therefore,  ignoring these small growers' needs for Ug99-resistant cultivars risks  launching frequent and potentially uncontrollable black-stem rust epidemics
from untreated fields.
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Re: A 'time bomb' for world wheat crop ug99
« Reply #32 on: June 30, 2009, 12:33:10 pm »
Pointing a finger at the Soviet Union

http://agro.biodiver.se/2009/06/ug99-pushes-hot-buttons/#comment-781179
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Further, on UG99 — assumptions are being made that it started life in Uganda. Far more likely UG99 came from Ethiopia, which, with its huge varietal (and species) diversity of wheat, is a hotbed/nursery/reservoir (or whatever) of wheat diseases. In the 1970s the USSR had a ‘Phytopathological Research Unit’ at Ambo in Ethiopia for just this reason.
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« Reply #33 on: June 30, 2009, 12:41:24 pm »
Soviet Phytopathological Laboratory (SPL) - Also known as Scientific Phytopathological Laboratory (SPL)

http://www.ifpri.org/isnararchive/indicator/pdf/07-Ethiopia.pdf
Statistical Brief on the National Agricultural Research System of ETHIOPIA
April 1994
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The Soviet Phytopathological Laboratory (SPL) was established by the USSR at Ambo in
1976-77 to conduct research on crop protection, especially with regard to cereal rust
as well as
pest and weed control. Although close collaboration with IAR was reported in the early 1980s
(Shawel and Negewo 1984), SPL did not become part of IAR but has instead evolved into the
Plant Protection Research Centre (PPRC) which is administered by ESTC
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http://www.drylands-group.org/noop/file.php?id=718

Facilitating the Implementation and Adoption of Integrated Pest Management (IPM) in
Ethiopia

Planning Workshop
13-15 October 2003
Melkassa Agricultural Research Center, EARO

Introduction
Plant pathology research in Ethiopia started when agricultural research was taken up by the
College of Agriculture in the 1950s. Systematically organized research in plant pathology,
however, began with the establishment of the then Institute of Agricultural Research (IAR) in
1966, and later on with the establishment of the Scientific Phytopatholgical Laboratory (SPL)
in 1976.
Earlier plant pathology research focused on survey, identification, and documentation of
diseases and the causative agents of economically important plants. As a result, a large
number of fungal, viral, bacteriological and nematode caused diseases have been identified
and documented. However, research emphasis was on a few major diseases of major crops.
Recently, the plant disease problems were prioritized in the Plant Pathology Research strategy
of EARO and some of the priority diseases are presented in Table 2.
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« Reply #34 on: June 30, 2009, 12:55:01 pm »
Soviet Phytopathological Laboratory (SPL) - Also known as Scientific Phytopathological Laboratory (SPL)

http://www.ifpri.org/isnararchive/indicator/pdf/07-Ethiopia.pdf
Statistical Brief on the National Agricultural Research System of ETHIOPIA
April 1994
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The Soviet Phytopathological Laboratory (SPL) was established by the USSR at Ambo in
1976-77 to conduct research on crop protection, especially with regard to cereal rust
as well as
pest and weed control. Although close collaboration with IAR was reported in the early 1980s
(Shawel and Negewo 1984), SPL did not become part of IAR but has instead evolved into the
Plant Protection Research Centre (PPRC) which is administered by ESTC
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« Reply #35 on: June 30, 2009, 01:09:26 pm »
At the highest levels of Nuclear, Biological, Space, and Mind Control weaponry...the US/Russia have always been completely aligned. There have been economic and political rifts, but the weapons programs using paperclip nazis exist in both countries.  And people like Kissinger and others do not require any adherance to restrictions based on the fake cold war or other deceptions.

"You are either one of us or you are one of the profane"

They do not believe in nations or sovereignty like normal people.
They have no allegiance to we the sheeple, only the brotherhood of death.
Kissinger should be in gaol.






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« Reply #36 on: June 30, 2009, 01:44:26 pm »
At the highest levels of Nuclear, Biological, Space, and Mind Control weaponry...the US/Russia have always been completely aligned....

Yes...
search: Puccinia graminis urediniospores

At Ft. Deitrick, much research went into production, processing and storage. If they were to have developed a variant where the spores were resistant to UV sunlight (like ug99),  they would have A MUCH MORE POWERFUL WEAPON...

Biological warfare against crops By Simon M. Whitby
http://books.google.com/books?id=jqLrDLZvt9kC&pg=PA138&lpg=PA138&dq=graminis+weapon&source=bl&ots=jNjd3mkNsa&sig=VkqIFpxRQtc9erkxnsSeTqQ1-Qo&hl=en&ei=R1lKStW3HI-OMcva8KcB&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=3

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« Reply #37 on: June 30, 2009, 03:57:38 pm »
http://www.abc.net.au/rn/talks/bbing/stories/s690084.htm
Tiny Terrorists: Fear of Fungi
Sunday 29 September  2002
Produced by Stan Correy
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Stan Correy: During the Second World War, Japanese Biowar units also developed special anti-crop fungal toxins.

After that war, the Americans initially collaborated with the British government in developing anti-crop biological agents. The Americans in the '50s and early '60s developed specific fungal pathogens to target Chinese rice and Russian wheat crops.
Less is known, says Simon Whitby, about the Soviet Union's anti-crop projects. But in the early '90s, then President Yeltsin admitted that the Soviets had continued to experiment with anti-crop biological agents after they signed the Biological Weapons Convention in 1972. By the early '80s, the Iraqis were into it. Their intended target, Iranian wheat crops. They were developing wheat-smart fungus. This fungus has a remarkable dual use: the pathogen creates a flammable gas which according to the experts can blow up harvesters that have collected infected grain. As far as we know, none of the anti-crop pathogens were ever used.

The potential of fungal pathogens as biological weapons has meant scientists have to be aware of how their research can be used.
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Stan Correy: The use of pathogens against plants that are grown to make illegal drugs, mentioned there by Mark Wheelis, is very interesting. Pathogens can be used legally but only if the country that has the problem agrees. The American government funded research on a fungal pathogen called Fusarium oxysporum that could be used against the cocoa plant in Colombia which would destroy that country's cocaine industry. Now while the Fusarium oxysporum will kill the coca plant, most plant pathologists who study Fusarium think it's likely to kill a whole range of other plants that it also loves to attack. Eventually, Colombia refused to allow it to be used.

At present, researched funded by the Americans and the British is continuing into Pleospora Papaveracea, a fungus that can be used against the opium poppy in Central Asia, in countries like Afghanistan.

Mark Wheelis: This program also raised considerable concerns, because certainly, at least to date, there's been no official indication of receptivity on the part of the Afghan government, either under the Karzai government or under the Taliban. So the program was being developed in the absence of target country approval. So that one too, I think has been suspect for some time, even though in the end, Afghanistan may agree to the use of this kind of biocontrol and may legitimise it. But I do think these kinds of programs raise very serious issues about the borderline between biocontrol and biological weapons, and my hope would be that countries would be conservative in pursuing such programs, opting for scrupulous adherence to the letter and spirit of international agreements, and only developing such programs when it was clearly acceptable.
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« Reply #38 on: June 30, 2009, 04:19:34 pm »
Evidence of bio-warfare against africa... I need to research this more, I'd never heard of this...
New term: GENETIC WARFARE

http://www.amp.org/newsletters/nl1002.PDF
Assoc of Molecular Pathology
Oct 2002
SPECIAL FEATURE
SUBTLE BIOLOGIC WEAPONS

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In the last century several nations sponsored programs designed to kill generations of people through the application of biologic toxins to foodstuffs.

One example was an effort to “weaponize” aflatoxin, a by-product of the metabolism of aspergillus fumigatus. The goal of this program was to contaminate maize, a staple food in sub-Saharan Africa. Aflatoxin will induce DNA adducts and is a promotor of hepatocellular carcinoma in individuals coincidentally infected with hepatitis B. This program was aimed at developing a potential weapon directed against the younger generation who were not yet exposed to hepatitis.

In the last decade there is evidence of the deliberate development of strains of rice that
take up lower levels of soil-derived metallic zinc. Zinc is important to immune function, and chronic zinc deficiency can lead to susceptibility to malaria in the tropical climates of southern Asia.


Military experts researching these programs refer to them as evidence of genetic warfare.
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Evidence of anti-crop weapons is well documented. Large arsenals of such devices exist today.
Indeed, until the 1980’s, the United States had such a program. The basis of these weapons includes microbes, such as fungi, pathogenic to staple crops. The Iraqi program focused on wheat rust, directed against the farms in Iran. Iran is a country with a high dependency on wheat cultivated in a small
geographic area. Agroterrorism scenarios have been posed calculating the vulnerability of the People’s Republic of China to attacks on their rice crops. Such war games must consider (1) the impact of rice blight, (2) the typical caloric intake of a Chinese person and (3) the relative lack of international trade
for rice seed as being the basis for that country’s risk.

The U.S. programs focused on technology to make such weapons work, experimenting with the best methods to deploy anticrop agents, including dusted bird feathers and tiny bomblets dropped from gondolas carried by hydrogen filled balloons.

Today, the proliferation of genetic engineering technology is a major concern toward the development of subtle biologic weapons. Simple, commonplace and inexpensive, the availability of technology to create harmful new organisms undetectable as biologic weapons is now a major focus of
defense research.

 Interestingly, the food industry, with the advent of genetically modified plants, is a place where the natural experiments are measured against what could be the more nefarious use of such technology.

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Re: A 'time bomb' for world wheat crop ug99
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Austrian Minister confirms Baxter investigation
June 30, 2009 by birdflu666
Confirmation in the form of a letter from the Austrian Health Minister that charges were filed by against Baxter over the bird flu incident and that Austrian law enforcement are investigated can be seen under this link
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