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Leading Cancer Expert:: 2,4-D Weed-Killer Is 'Possibly Carcinogenic to Humans'
Green Lifestyle  (tags: 2, 4-D, conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, genetic engineering, health, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 5 days ago - ecowatch.com
The decision by an organization of the world's leading cancer experts to classify the herbicide 2,4-D as a possible carcinogen underscores the risk posed by the U.S. government's recent approval of 2,4-D for use on genetically engineered, or GMO, crops.
A Contentious Quest for Kevazingo, Gabon's Sacred Tree
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, eco-friendly, ecosystems, greenliving, humans, interesting, Sustainabililty, trees, world )

Kathy
- 8 days ago - terradaily.com
"Nobody should sell this wood. It protects the forest. But those who sell it will be hunted by the spirits of the forest," warns Daniel Messa-Abaga, a guardian of Gabon's Kevazingo trees.
Neil Young And Greenpeace Don't Starve People. You And I Do
Green Lifestyle  (tags: food, health, humans, protection, vitamin A deficency, world, children, diet, nutrition, culture, politics )

Kathy
- 7 days ago - forbes.com
In millennia of starvation for the world's poorest, there have often been calls for an end to this most unfair of income inequality's scourges. Whether that starvation is a lack of enough calories or of the nutritional balance necessary to maintain health
Roundup Herbicide 125 Times More Toxic Than Regulators Say
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, environment, food, glyphosate, health, humans, protection, Roundup, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 8 days ago - greenmedinfo.com
A highly concerning new study published in the journal Biomedical Research International reveals that despite the still relatively benign reputation of agrochemicals such as Roundup herbicide, many chemical formulations upon which the modern agricultural
Bees Are Worth Billions to Farmers Across the Globe, Study Suggests
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, garden, green, health, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 12 days ago - theguardian.com
Wild bees provide crop pollination services worth more than $3,250 per hectare per year, a study reported on Tuesday. Their value to the food system is "in the billions, globally," its authors wrote in the journal Nature Communications.
Why Are Bees Disappearing? Video
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, food, greenliving, health, interesting, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 12 days ago - beegone.eu
This Ted video is one of the best & easy to understand pieces I have seen. It is 15 minutes well worth your time.
Video: Why Are We Being Fed By a Poison Expert?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: ecosystems, environment, food, glyphosate, green, health, humans, protection, Roundup, society, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 23 days ago - theguardian.com
The Undercurrent delves into the world of mass agriculture to ask how one company has such huge control over the world's food supply.
What If We Committed to Grow Food, Not Lawns?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, food, greenliving, healthy, home, protection, Sustainabililty, water, world )

Kathy
- 23 days ago - ecosalon.com
In the United States, for the 85 million households with a private lawn, the average lawn size is about one-fifth of an acre. That amount of space can actually provide a fair amount of food,
Special Report: The War on Big Food
Business  (tags: corporate, economy, ethics, food, marketing, money, society )

Kathy
- 36 days ago - fortune.com
Major packaged-food companies lost $4 billion in market share alone last year, as shoppers swerved to fresh and organic alternatives. Can the supermarket giants win you back?
15 Protectors of Biodiversity
Green Lifestyle  (tags: biodiversity, conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, ecosystems, environment, food, garden, greenliving, health, interesting, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 38 days ago - foodtank.com
May 22 is the International Day of Biodiversity-an opportunity to increase understanding and awareness of the Earth's flora and fauna. This year's theme is biodiversity for sustainable development.
 
 
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