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Big Food Creates Their Own Fair Trade Labels
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, consumers, corporate, dishonesty, ethics, farming, marketing, Big Food companies, fair trade, organic )

Ricardo
- 83 days ago - cornucopia.org
Some companies are creating their own fair trade guidelines, claiming their guidelines are superior to those of third-party certifiers like Rainforest Alliance. Consumers have a right to be suspicious of such self-serving guidelines Big Food labeling..
This Organic, Plant-Based Drive-Thru Chain Wants to Expand Across the U.S. âEUR" Yes, Please!
Business  (tags: organic, plant-based, drive-thru, chain, organic pizza, Amy's Drive thru, business, americans, environment, humans, society, usa )

Lone
- 102 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
The menu boasts organic pizza with vegan cheese available, non-dairy milkshakes, fresh salads, as well as mouth-watering vegan cheeseburgers, with a single-patty cheeseburger just $3.99, just a dollar more than McDonaldâEUR(TM)s
10 Truly Troubling Facts About The Clothing Industry
Business  (tags: clothes, industry, sweatshops, child labor, abuse, outsourcing, organic, greed )

Freya
- 275 days ago - listverse.com
Fashion is a multibillion-dollar industry. With the growing demand for extremely cheap clothing prices in the Western world, the money for materials, labor, and shipping has to come from somewhere.
More Superbugs? Despite Warnings, Farm Antibiotic Use Is Rising Worldwide
Business  (tags: disease, illness, investigation, medicine, prevention, news, research, risks, safety, science, study, warning, AlternativeMed, AlternativeMed, drugs, health, healthcare, humans, interesting, ethics, food, health, healthy, greenproducts, organic, Sustainab )

ELIZABETH
- 820 days ago - takepart.com
Overuse of antibiotics in the United States and EuropeâEUR"particularly in animal agricultureâEUR"has led to a severe increase in antibiotic-resistant diseases.
Are Supermarkets Cheaper Than Farmers' Markets?
Business  (tags: Grocery, Organic, Farmers Market, Produce, Price, Sustainable, Local, Healthy, Economy, Economics, Savings, Value, business, consumers, corporate, environment, ethics, farming, money, wal-mart, Walmart )

Syd
- 1338 days ago - threespringsfarm.com
We selected 3 area supermarkets with which to compare our farmers' market prices: an organic/health food chain, Wild Oats, as we grow organically (though not certified); the most widespread grocery store in town, Albertsons; and Wal-Mart...
Monsanto Is Going Organic in a Quest for the Perfect Veggie
Business  (tags: monsanto, consumers, organic, GMOs, corporate, business, investing )

Roseann
- 1423 days ago - readersupportednews.org
Changing the agricultural game is what Monsanto does. The company whose name is synonymous with Big Ag has revolutionized the way we grow food - for better or worse."
How to Keep Pets Safe This Holiday Season
Business  (tags: healthy, health, home, humans, interesting, organic, protection, sustainable, eco-friendly, conservation, business, CoolStuff, goodnews, greenliving, greenproducts, family, shopping, treatment, safety, prevention, healthcare, health, illness, disease, Bod )

Kelly
- 1468 days ago - hosted-p0.vresp.com
We love the holidays for celebrating some of life's happiest moments and making memories with loved ones. Dogs and cats love the holidays too, especially when their owners and guests share extra time and pet treats with them. 855-857-3440/855-857-3440
Updated Who Owns Organic Link
Business  (tags: family, health, organic, prevention, ecosystems, habitat, healthconditions, Sustainabililty, business, consumers, corporate )

Nancy
- 1631 days ago - care2.com
Dr. Phil Howard, an Associate Professor at Michigan State, is responsible for the creation and updating of the organic food business chart. He teaches in the University's Community, Agriculture, Recreation and Resource Studies program.
CôTe d'Ivoire Cocoa Farmers Certified and Satisfied
Business  (tags: eco-friendly, sustainable, goodnews, organic, CoolStuff, environment, green, farming, ethics, economy, business, world, marketing, money, SustainableDevelopment, sustainabledevelopment )

JL
- 1763 days ago - irinnews.org
Tens of thousands of Côte d'Ivoire cocoa farmers are reducing pesticide use, curbing soil erosion & water contamination & at the same time boosting yields and income thanks to certification schemes which are making their cocoa more attractive to foreign
Stop the Pipeline of New GE Seeds! ACTION
Business  (tags: food, family, health, USDA, prevention, agriculture, big ag, synthetics, organic, hunger, science, ge seeds, chemicals, gmos )

Nancy
- 1799 days ago - action.panna.org
A suite of "next generation" GE seeds is heading for USDA approval, with the first application sitting on Agriculture Secretary Vilsack's desk right now.
The Rise of Ethiopia's Sole Rebels
Business  (tags: marketing, Entrepreneurs, Sole Rebels, Ethiopia, shoes, organic, far trade, rising, retail shops, artisan, traditional, new wave, environment, GoodNews )

Naoko
- 1811 days ago - ipsnews.net
All of the shoes are handcrafted by a staff of over 100 people using traditional Ethiopian artisan practices and locally-sorced, hand-spun organic cotton and recycled materials.
The Farmer Who Beat Monsanto
Business  (tags: corrupt, crops, organic, genentically engineered foods, control of seeds, bullies beating and scaring farmers )

Bonnie
- 2184 days ago - articles.mercola.com
There always has to be one brave soul who will begin the fight and then others can take over. Percy Schmeiser in Canada started the fight. His victory has let others continue the fight.
Follow the Payola and Conflicts of Interest: Big Win for Biotech: USDA Deregulates Monsanto Alfalfa
Business  (tags: Monsanto, GMOs, biotech, organic, unethical, corruption, ethics, government, corporate, corruption, politics )

Roseann
- 2503 days ago - truth-out.org
Monsanto was one of the top contributors to Lucas's campaign committee in 2010. A political action committee and individuals associated with Monsanto donated $11,000 to his campaign last year, and Lucas has received $1,247,844 from the agribusiness indust
USDA Says Yes to Genetically Engineered Sugarbeets--Kiss "Organic" Goodbye!
Business  (tags: Monsanto, GMO, GMO beets, beets, plants, crop plants, coercion, lies, corporate manipulation, oligarchy, monopolization, USDA, controlling food supplies, organic, farmers )

IE
- 2504 days ago - anh-usa.org
The US Department of Agriculture last Friday gave farmers the go-ahead to resume planting Roundup Ready sugarbeets--claiming it's the only way to avoid a nationwide shortage of sugar!
 

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