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USDA Doesn't Test for Roundup Residue in Our Food Supply
Green Lifestyle  (tags: chemicals, food, herbicides, insecticides, health, protection, world )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - reuters.com
A USDA spokesman who asked not to be quoted said that the test measures required for glyphosate are "extremely expensive... to do on an regular basis".
Is Your Pet's Food as Safe as You Think?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, food, GMOs, health, organic, pets, pet food, protection, shopping, world )

Kathy
- 11 days ago - cornucopia.org
Pet food quality varies significantly and all too often includes dangerous chemical additives. In many cases consumers get what they pay for, but price doesn't always indicate high quality.
This Holiday Season Say NO to GMO Chestnuts
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, environment, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, ecosystems, health, humans, protection, world )

Kathy
- 16 days ago - climate-connections.org
The scientists developing the GMO chestnuts argue that they have been modified only with the insertion of a single wheat gene, so what can possibly be the harm? We eat wheat, right? But as any ecologist, or thinking geneticist knows, genes outside of...
Huge Win: Monsanto Stock Downgraded After Worst Growth in 7 Years
Green Lifestyle  (tags: business, CoolStuff, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, good news, Monsanto, investing, world )

Kathy
- 16 days ago - naturalsociety.com
Here's one for the history books, and a slap on the wrist for stock-holders like Bill Gates and George Soros. Monsanto stock has been downgraded to 'Neutral' from 'Buy' after an annual seed dealer industry survey showed bleak returns.
Why Is Bill Gates Backing GMO Red Banana 'Biopiracy'?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, environment, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, health, humans, protection, world )

Kathy
- 17 days ago - theecologist.org
The Gates Foundation has sunk $15 million into developing GMO 'super bananas' with high levels of pre-Vitamin A, writes Adam Breasley. But the project is using 'stolen' genes from a Micronesian banana cultivar. And what exactly is the point, when deliciou
BROWN IS THE NEW GREEN: This Bus Runs on Human Poop
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Sustainabililty, health, greenliving, greenproducts, green, coolstuff, environment, energy, eco-friendly, interesting, travel, technology )

Cal
- 27 days ago - money.cnn.com
The A4 bus service from Bristol to Bath in the United Kingdom might as well be called "the number two." It runs on human poop and food waste.
Care2 Petition in the News!!
Green Lifestyle  (tags: health, healthy, Sustainabililty, travel, conservation, eco-friendly, humans, interesting )

CareTwo
- 30 days ago - contracostatimes.com
Tom Barnbridge of the Conta Costa Times reports on this Care2 Petition
Tell President Obama: It's Time for a National Food Policy
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, eco-friendly, environment, food, green, health, humans, protection, sustainable )

Kathy
- 40 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Our food and agriculture system is broken. For decades, the Union of Concerned Scientists has demonstrated the costs of diet-related disease, the environmental toll of industrial agriculture practices, and the iron grip corporate giants have on informatio
GAO Report Sounds Alarm Again on Poor Pesticide Controls
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, eco-friendly, environment, food, health, pesticide testing, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 41 days ago - beyondpesticides.org
According to a new Government Accountability (GAO) report, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) does not test food for several commonly used pesticides with established tolerance levels -including glyphosate, one of the most commonly used pesticide
Public Biking and Hiking Trails in the Greater Kansas City Region
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, eco-friendly, environment, greenliving, health )

Jenny
- 41 days ago - myinsanitydefense.blogspot.com
I curated a nice list of local trails that range from easy to hard. Enjoy!!
 
 
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