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Sign to Tell the DNC Platform Committee: No Lame Duck Vote on TPP!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, corruption, crime, dishonesty, ethics, government, lies, propaganda, TPP, trade )

Kathy
- 23 hours ago - dailykos.com
Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders both oppose the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal and have both said that they oppose a vote on the TPP during a lame duck session of Congress after the November election.
This All-Natural Pest Control Method Will Cheer Up Your Garden
Green Lifestyle  (tags: birds, conservation, coolstuff, eco-friendly, environment, garden, greenliving, healthy, interesting, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 3 days ago - realfarmacy.com
Invite these feathered friends into your yard and watch them protect your crops. Learn how to attract the best birds to your garden and watch your plants flourish:
"Organic Ready", GMO-Resistant Corn Varieties to Be Available Soon
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, food, GMOs, greenproducts, health, interesting, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 3 days ago - non-gmoreport.com
The proliferation of genetically modified corn varieties in the U.S. has made it increasingly difficult for organic farmers to grow corn that is not is not contaminated by GM varieties through cross pollination. It is also difficult to find corn seed that
Pedal-Powered Rail Riding Comes To Oregon Coast
Offbeat  (tags: design, health, humans, interesting, unusual )

Kathy
- 3 days ago - nwnewsnetwork.org
Friday, a company begins offering scenic tours along Tillamook Bay using pedal-powered contraptions that ride on the rails.
New GE Report Misses Its Own Point
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, health, healthy, humans, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 3 days ago - panna.org
According to report authors, genetically engineered crops have failed to live up to the hype advertised by corporate manufacturers. And more rigorous monitoring and oversight by regulatory agencies is needed, they say, to protect against unexpected...
Agriculture and the Air We Breathe
Green Lifestyle  (tags: agriculture, CO2emissions, environment, food, globalwarming, health, humans, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - conservationmagazine.org
There's much handwringing over the negative environmental effects of agriculture and livestock production. But one topic that is often absent from debates on how to sustainably feed the world is the role agriculture plays in air pollution.
Bird of the Week: Norther Cardinal "Angry Bird"
Green Lifestyle  (tags: animals, birds, conservation, eco-friendly, ecosystems, environment, greenliving, humans, interesting, protection, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 2 days ago - abcbirds.org
If you're familiar with the protagonist of :Angry Birds," you know that Red is said to be upset because some nasty pigs stole his eggs. This could actually be the case in states like Texas, where feral pigs have become a major problem for all manner of...
The Sand Mines That Ruin Farmland
Environment  (tags: destruction, energy, environment, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, Sustainabililty, water, world )

Kathy
- 2 days ago - nytimes.com
A less well-known effect is the destruction of large areas of Midwestern farmland resulting from one of fracking's key ingredients: sand.
Check Out These Musicians Who Literally Play With Their Food - W/Videos
Offbeat  (tags: humans, humor, interesting, off-beat, unusual, world )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - kplu.org
Tim Cranmore - a British recorder maker - was out at a pub with some friends. They wagered that he couldn't possibly make a working recorder out of a carrot. He accepted the challenge.
 
 
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