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Meta-Study On Genetically Modified Food: Virtually All Independent Scientists Are Concerned

Washington’s Blog  Half of the Studies Find Cause For Concern … The Other Half Are Studies By the GMO Food Industry Itself. Tufts University’s Director of the Research and Policy Program at the Global Development and Environment Institute (Timothy Wise) points out: There is no … consensus on the safety of GM food. A peer-reviewed study of the […] Continue reading →

Researchers Discover Glyphosate Herbicide in Honey, Soy Sauce

59 percent of honey samples tested had glyphosate concentrations above the recommended levels.  How ubiquitous is Monsanto’s RoundUp herbicide, really? Researchers have discovered that a chemical in the world’s most used herbicide – RoundUp – is tainting the world’s food supply at large. It was recently found that this chemical, known as glyphosate, is present concerning amounts […] Continue reading →

Will you eat the approved genetically modified potato set for commercial planting in the US?

Anthony Gucciardi, Food Scientists: New GMO Potatoes ‘Extremely Worrisome’.  Would you eat the newly approved genetically modified potato now set for commercial planting in the US? Studies suggest that most would not (though you won’t even be told thanks to the lack of GMO labeling), and now major food scientists are speaking out over the reality that […] Continue reading →

Victory: Judge Deprives Monsanto of GM Planting Permit in Mexico, Protects the Bees

Natural Society – by Christina Sarich  Honoring the complaints of a small group of beekeepers in the state of Yucatán, who complained that Monsanto’s planned planting of thousands of hectares of GM soybeans made to withstand RoundUp would demolish their honey industry by decimating bees – a judge in Mexico has removed Monsanto’s planting permit. Monsanto can install […] Continue reading →

An Iowa Farmer’s Response to Chuck Norris

Bill Horan  Chuck Norris doesn’t write columns. He stares at words until they arrange themselves into sentences. That’s a “Chuck Norris Fact”—one you haven’t heard before because I just made it up. But perhaps you’re familiar with the style of joke: a satirical, exaggerated claim about the supposedly superhuman powers of actor and martial artist […] Continue reading →