Originally published: EcoWatch
Community Meetings in Pima County Arizona on Show that Monsanto Greenhouse Project Face Stiff Public Opposition
Pima County has scheduled five community meetings to provide information and receive comments on the proposed Monsanto greenhouse facility.
By Dr. Mercola
In the years ahead, you can expect to hear a lot of favorable news about industrialized agriculture—GMOs, pesticides and factory farms—coming out of the Foundation for Food and Agricultural Research (FFAR). That seems like a reasonable assumption looking at the foundation’s directors, funders, advisors and staff, who, in many ways, are a who’s who of industrial ag supporters.
By: Ronnie Cummins
Health and food safety are hot button issues for millions of Americans—and rightly so.
Polls indicate alarm over the contamination of everyday foods by pesticides, antibiotics, hormones, synthetic additives and, especially, genetically modified organisms (GMOs).
By: Richard Schiffman
A handful of farmers and crop scientists are struggling to save the fast diminishing stock of agricultural diversity for the rest of us.
By Colin Tudge,