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Ivory Coast Primates Being Wiped Out Because of World Demand for Chocolate
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, greenliving, humans, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 4 hours ago - wildlifeextra.com
Researchers from Ohio State University have discovered that much of the protected land in the country's national parks and forest reserves in the Ivory Coast have been turned into illegal cocoa farms.
Hemp Progress Report
Green Lifestyle  (tags: CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, green, greenproducts, hemp, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - campaign.r20.constantcontact.com
2015 Updates: Twenty-one states have introduced industrial hemp legislation to amend law or introduce new law. The Industrial Hemp Farming Act (S. 134) was introduced by Senator Ron Wyden on January 8, 2015, 6 cosponsors...
MonsantoâEUR(TM)s "Discredit Bureau" Really Does Exist
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, environment, food, genetic engineering, glyphosate, GMOs, health, interesting, Roundup, protection, world )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - m.dailykos.com
Reuters is reporting that Monsanto is demanding a sit-down with members of the World Health Organization (WHO) and the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC). This international scientific body is being called on the carpet for reporting that
How Many Kids Will It Take?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: business, CO2emissions, eco-friendly, energy, environment, health, humans, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - climatecrocks.com
How many kids must we feed to the fossil fuel monster before we inevitably transition to clean, renewable power? The biggest subsidies we give to fossil fuels are our children's lungs, hearts, and brains.
UK Medical Chiefs Call for Fracking Ban
Green Lifestyle  (tags: CO2emissions, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, energy, environment, green, health, interesting, Sustainabililty, fracking )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - sputniknews.com
A group of 20 high-profile doctors and medical academics have called for a ban on hydraulic fracturing in the United Kingdom as it poses, as they say, an "inherent risk" to public and environmental health.
Seriously?! Arizona Passes a Bill That States Livestock Are Not 'Animals'
Offbeat  (tags: americans, animals, bizarre, ethics, protection, Arizona )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - onegreenplanet.org
Here's a fun riddle for you: When is an animal not an animal? The answer? When itâEUR(TM)s in Arizona. Is this a trick question?
The Great GMO Legitimation Crisis
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bioengineering, CoolStuff, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, humans, society, technology, world )

Kathy
- 3 days ago - nation.lk
Author of 'Altered Genes, Twisted Truth' Steven Druker recently talked of how back in the seventies a group of molecular biologists formed part of a scientific elite that sought to allay fears about genetic engineering by putting a positive spin on it.
Feds Announce $63 Mil in Grants for "Specialty Crops," Aka Fruits & Veg
Green Lifestyle  (tags: CoolStuff, eco-friendly, food, health, USDA )

Kathy
- 3 days ago - modernfarmer.com
If that brings to mind farms of heirloom apples and rare forgotten beans of the South Carolina low country, forget it. In this country, "specialty" crops basically just refers to things you can eat.
Carving Up Africa - Aid Donors and Agribusiness Plot the Great Seed Privatization
World  (tags: Africa, corruption, crime, ethics, freedoms, HumanRights, biodiversity, corporate takeover )

Kathy
- 3 days ago - theecologist.org
A secretive conference, co-organised by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF), one of the world's largest donors, and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) took place in London on Monday this week.
We're Treating Soil Like Dirt. ItâEUR(TM)s a Fatal Mistake, as Our Lives Depend on It
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, dirt, environment, food, health, humans, interesting, protection, soil, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 3 days ago - theguardian.com
Imagine a wonderful world, a planet on which there was no threat of climate breakdown, no loss of freshwater, no antibiotic resistance, no obesity crisis, no terrorism, no war.
 
 
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