"Lords of the Harvest" Book Review by cee-cee

"Lords of the Harvest"
A review and discussion of Daniel Charles' work "Lords of the Harvest: Biotech, Big Money, and the Future of Food".
# 115609 | 1,272 words | 3 sources | MLA | 2009 | US
Published on Aug 05, 2009 in Business (Companies) , Biology (Biotechnology) , Business (Marketing)


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Description:

The paper examines "Lords of the Harvest" that explores whether genetically engineered foods are safe to eat and whether they harm the environment. The paper discusses the Monsanto company and their commercial strategy that would get their items not just on the shelves of stores but into the consciousness of consumers. The paper then compares Jason Salfi's Comet Skateboard company and its model with Monsanto's business model. The paper shows how while the two organizations are very much unalike, they both tried something new in business.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Charles, Daniel. Lords of the Harvest: Biotech, Big Money, and the Future of Food. Cambridge:Perseus Publishing, 2001.
  • Comet Skateboards. "Phoresia Interview with Jason Salfi." Retrieved April 15, 2008, fromhttp://blog.cometriders.org/?p=41.
  • The Integrators. "Bringing fundamental change to everyday life." Retrieved April 16, 2008, fromhttp://www.inc.com.

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"Lords of the Harvest" (2009, August 05) Retrieved November 22, 2019, from https://www.academon.com/book-review/lords-of-the-harvest-115609/

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""Lords of the Harvest"" 05 August 2009. Web. 22 November. 2019. <https://www.academon.com/book-review/lords-of-the-harvest-115609/>

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