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New Research Links Bee-Killing Insecticide to Monarch Butterfly Deaths
Green Lifestyle  (tags: butterflies, conservation, garden, health, neonics, neonicotinoids, home, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 5 days ago - beyondpesticides.org
New research from the University of Minnesota presents some of the first evidence linking the bee-killing insecticides known as neonicotinoids to monarch butterfly deaths. The study finds that milkweed plants, which monarch butterflies need to survive...
GMOs Are Destroying Heirloom Seeds and Our Food Security
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, eco-friendly, environment, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, Heirloom Seeds, health, organic, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 9 days ago - activistpost.com
A report from Baker Creek Heirloom Rare Seed's catalog explains how the genetic engineering of crops is having real life consequences for business, as well as food security. Just from the perspective of a medium sized business, Baker Creek and its partner
Data: Oil Trains Spill More Often, But Pipelines Spill Bigger
Green Lifestyle  (tags: CO2emissions, conservation, ecosystems, energy, environment, health, oil trains, pipelines, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 14 days ago - thinkprogress.org
The question's been hot on bloggers' minds since Monday, when a train carrying 3 million gallons of crude oil derailed and exploded in West Virginia. And it's not a bad one to ask, considering recent political discussion has been dominated by a debate...
Produce IPhones in the United States.APPLE HAS NO LOYALTY TO AMERICA!
Green Lifestyle  (tags: abuse, americans, business, consumers, corporate, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, economy, Entrepreneurs, environment, ethics, finance, government, investing, investments, investors, law, lies, marketing, money, news, politics, society, technology, usa )

Rose ann
- 19 days ago - forcechange.com
Apple executives have claimed that the company has no obligation to helping the United States, because the U.S. is not the only place where iPhones are sold. Apple is blatantly ignoring the needs of United States citizens in order to increase their âEUR¦..
Is It Greener to Buy a New Car or Drive the Old One Into the Ground?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: technology, Sustainabililty, greenproducts, greenliving, green, coolstuff, eco-friendly, interesting )

Cal
- 24 days ago - grist.org
could driving a beat-up old pickup be a carbon-neutral decision when compared to buying a brand-new Prius?
Increase Funding for Solar Panel Research PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, energy, eco-friendly )

Anna
- 33 days ago - forcechange.com
New solar panel technology using a naturally-occurring mineral is a more cost-effective and efficient source of energy than traditional solar panel technology, but the United States is not funding research into its development as much as it could.
2 Shocking Maps That Reveal How American Agriculture Actually Works
Green Lifestyle  (tags: agriculture, conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, farming, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 39 days ago - realfarmacy.com
Drifting through the ocean looking for fresh water to drink is a lot like venturing through farmland in Iowa looking for freshly grown food to eat. Being surrounded by water that you canâEUR(TM)t drink is surprisingly similar to being lost in rural Iowa, why?
Support OntarioâEUR(TM)s Plan to Restrict Neonics!
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, eco-friendly, environment, food, greenliving, health, humans, neonicotinoids, neonics, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 40 days ago - action2.davidsuzuki.org
As part of its new Pollinator Health Action Plan, the Ontario government has proposed regulations that will reduce the use of neonicotinoid-treated soy and corn seeds by 80 per cent by 2017. Tell the government it's on the right track!
Family Farmers Hold Keys to Agriculture in a Warming World
Green Lifestyle  (tags: farming, climate change, conservation, ecosystems, environment, family, garden, food, green, Sustainabililty, sustainable, organic )

Kamia
- 42 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
In a world increasingly overrun by Mega farms and factory processing, it appears that the small family farms are the ones developing sustainable local techniques that can survive and feed the world in the midst of global climate chaos.
Seeds and Breeding Used to Be Open to Everyone. Now One Group Is Trying to Bring That Back
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Heritage seeds, plants, growing, business, conservation, eco-friendly, ecosystems, food, garden, green, goodnews, greenliving, organic, protection, Sustainabililty, sustainable )

Kamia
- 43 days ago - takepart.com
Before 1982, universities and individuals were famous for breeding new varieties, and most were fertile so seed could be saved. Laws that year changed everything, reducing the total number of seeds and putting their control into the hands of a few.
 
 
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