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Stop GMO Grass From Spreading Across Oregon PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, environment, protection )

- 16 days ago -
Urge the USDA to tell Scotts and Monsanto that they have to take responsibility for their mistakes, clean up their mess and destroy this creation once and for all.
Applaud Akon for Solar Power Initiative PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: energy, eco-friendly, greenliving )

- 15 days ago -
The Akon Lighting Project is an organization that has not only provided access to solar electricity for over 600 million people across the continent of Africa, but also aims to train local people to build and maintain electric structures, creating
Stop Import Tariffs on Solar Panels and All Greener Energy Products Now! PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: energy, eco-friendly, greenliving, protection )

- 17 days ago -
This shouldn't be about money, but it should be about getting greener products to the end user ASAP.
Act Now to Close Valmy By 2020! PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, energy, environment, protection )

- 16 days ago -
Relying on renewable energy instead of fossil fuels means that Nevadans breathe cleaner air, have more stable energy costs, and more well-paid, middle class, clean technology jobs right here at home.
We Have A Right To Know What's In Our Household Sprays, Soaps, And Cleaners
Green Lifestyle  (tags: chemicals, ecosystems, environment, family, greenliving, health, home, humans, protection, world )

- 30 days ago -
Can we trust makers of household cleaning products that their products are safe? At the moment, we have to. That's because manufacturers like Procter & Gamble, SC Johnson, and Clorox don't disclose all of the chemicals they're using, and they don't...
Victory! Jackson County, Oregon GE-Free Zone Successfully Protected From Legal Challenge
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, ecosystems, greenproducts, genetic engineering, GMOs, greenliving, health, interesting, protection, Sustainabililty )

- 44 days ago -
Today a Federal Judge in Oregon approved a consent decree, or court-approved settlement, protecting Jackson County Oregon's "GE-free" zone, created by an Ordinance that prohibits genetically engineered (GE) crop cultivation in the county.
Agriculture Is Big Threat to Water Quality. These Farmers Are Doing Something About It.
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, eco-friendly, ecosystems, environment, farming, food, greenliving, health, interesting, protection, Sustainabililty, water )

- 41 days ago -
...agriculture has emerged as the biggest threat to water quality in many parts of the United States. Phosphorus and nitrogen from manure and synthetic fertilizers are causing problems not only in the Midwest, but also in places like the Gulf of Mexico...
Why It's So Freaking Difficult for Farmers to Source Organic Feed
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, food, greenproducts, interesting, organic )

- 39 days ago -
Organic foods comprise nearly 5 percent of food sales in the US, while organic farm acreage is only about 0.6 percent of total US farmland, implying that most organic food is importe-as far from local as you can get.
The EPA Finally Admitted That the World's Most Popular Pesticide Kills Bees-20 Years Too Late
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, health, neonicotinoids, neonics, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

- 35 days ago -
Bees are dying in record numbers-and now the government admits that an extremely common pesticide is at least partially to blame. For more than a decade, the Environmental Protection Agency has been under pressure from environmentalists and beekeepers..
Tell USDA Secretary of Agriculture, Tom Vilsack: DonâEUR(TM)t Mess With Vermont.
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, eco-friendly, environment, food, genetic engineering, GMO Labeling, green, health, protection, Sustainabililty, USDA )

- 35 days ago -
Vermont GMO labeling law must be preserved as written with no federal preemption, changes, or delay. Any "summits" regarding GMO labeling should be attended by representatives from the 4 states that currently have GMO labeling laws: Alaska, Connecticut...
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