Have you ever thought about where tomatoes come from? A quick internet search might tell you that they’ve been around since the time of the Aztecs, who ate them in ancient Mesoamerica as far back […]
(NaturalNews) Certain kinds of plant growth are becoming more invasive in farmers’ fields. These super weeds are resisting the increased use of glyphosate and other herbicides.
(NaturalNews) By now, it is fairly common knowledge that pesticide exposure is associated with a disturbing number of life-changing illnesses.
(NaturalNews) A new report compiled by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) concludes that different types of pesticides are showing up in America’s streams and rivers, threatening our planet’s innate aquatic life.
By Dr. Mercola “How Big Oil Conquered the World” is a brilliant piece of investigative journalism presented by James Corbett,1 revealing the immense extent to which the oil industry has shaped and is ruling the world […]
http://www.theguardian.com/society/video/2015/jun/18/superbugs-la-mrsa-pigs-antibiotics-video?CMP=embed_video By Dr. Mercola The first large-scale animal factories appeared in the early 1970s,1 and while these initial confined animal feeding operations (CAFOs) were for egg laying hens, pork and beef producers soon followed suit. […]
(NaturalNews) The future of agriculture in Russia won’t involve genetically-modified organisms (GMOs), says the country’s Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich. In order to preserve the quality and integrity of its food supply, Russia plans to […]
The UN plans to launch a brand new plan for managing the entire globe at the Sustainable Development Summit that it will be hosting from September 25th to September 27th. Some of the biggest names […]
Back in February 2012, Maryland farmer, Randy Sowers, was visited by Federal agents who told him they thought he was an honest businessman. They were visiting him because of a federal law that requires banks […]
Scientific evidence demonstrating the harms associated with chemical-based agriculture and attendant confined animal feeding operations (CAFOs) have stacked up fast and furiously over the past several weeks and months. Four components of our current food […]
The announcement that California is rapidly running out of water has put new pressure on our most precious resource that could, in turn, force increased prices and shut down organic food production. Ultimately, it could even […]
And it isn’t the first time Image Credits: Wiki Commons After paying an original sum of $2.4 million to reimburse farmers for contaminating their fields with genetically modified wheat that had not even yet been approved […]
Photo courtesy Friends of West Wind Acres Facebook Page Remember how I said I wanted to get more involved with local farms this year? Well, I guess it pays to be careful with your wishes. A […]
The water crisis in California is reaching epic proportions. And it’s going to cost everyone, big time. After a sustained drought, NASA has reported that the state has less than one year of water reserves remaining, with […]
By Dr. Mercola Genetically manipulated foods may be one of the most serious threats not only to our environment but to the health and very survival of future generations. Typically, the blame for the promulgation […]
“This could explain why so many people insist they’re allergic to berries…” Farmers who are using antibiotics to keep pests away from their crops are making children allergic to the fruits and vegetables they grow, […]
Poland’s largest farmer uprising ever has occurred as convoys of tractors took to the roads recently in protest of GMO infiltration and land grabs by biotech and Big Ag corporations. More than 150 farmers blocked roadways and […]
(NaturalNews) Pesticides are the food industry’s most lucrative tool, raising profits to amounts that would otherwise be impossible with monoculture. While the agriculture industry is producing more food than ever before, the increased yields also […]
So How can GM Crops be Deemed ‘Safe?’ Bypassing the regular rhetoric proposed by GMO supporters that they are ‘substantially equivalent to non-GM crops,’ I’d like to offer another strain of inquiry. Putting the transgenic technology […]
It is now blatantly obvious that genetically modified organisms (GMOs) are nothing more than patented Pesticide Delivery Systems (PDS) designed to increase sales of poisonous agrochemicals such asRoundup, glufosinate, Bt, 2,4 D and neonicotinoids. To claim that GMOs […]