For Immediate Release
Eight Myths and Facts About AGRISOL Energy in Tanzania
US Ambassador Challenged on Spurious Claims of Benefits that AgriSol's Land Deal Would Bring to Tanzania
WASHINGTON - Iowa-based Bruce Rastetter and AgriSol Energy have friends in high places. Why else would the US Ambassador to Tanzania step forward and defend AgriSol's activities in Tanzania with false information?
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