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Vilsack: Smartphones Could Be Answer in Debate Over Labeling of Genetically Modified Foods
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, food, genetic engineering, GMO labeling, GMOs, humans, shopping, technology )

Kathy
- 3 hours ago - startribune.com
In the ever-complicated debate over labeling of genetically modified foods, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack offers this idea: Use your smartphone. Vilsack told members of Congress on Wednesday that consumers could just use their phones to scan special
Is the Junk-Food Era Drawing to a Close?
Business  (tags: consumers, corporate, economy, health, marketing, money, world )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - motherjones.com
Not long ago, the great processed-food companies like Kraft and Kellogg's towered over the US food landscape like the high hat that adorned the head of Chef Boyardee, the iconic canned-spaghetti magnate whose empire is now owned by ConAgra.
Please Help US Save Our Spider
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, environment, extinction, green, interesting, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - crowdfunder.co.uk
The Horrid ground weaver is one of the rarest spiders in the world and is threatened with extinction. It had been found in three places in Plymouth, but one of those was destroyed when it was turned into an industrial site. Now, it is possible that the...
Tell HHS and USDA Not to Let the Food Industry Interfere With the Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee's Recommendations
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, dietary guidelines, eco-friendly, environment, food, greenliving, health, humans, protection, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 2 days ago - action.cspinet.org
Americans should be eating much less red and processed meat, less salt, and less sugar. The food industry has already begun attacking the committee's sound recommendations, although they are consistent with decades of science and advice on nutrition.
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
- 2 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
There Is No Scientific Consensus on GMO Safety
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, GMO safety, health, interesting, protection, world )

Kathy
- 2 days ago - theecologist.org
A frequently cited claim published on an Internet website that several hundred studies "document the general safety and nutritional wholesomeness of GM foods and feeds" is misleading. Examination of the studies listed reveals that many do not provide...
7 Ways to Attract More Butterflies to Your Garden (and Save Them From Extinction)
Green Lifestyle  (tags: butterflies, conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, garden, green, protection, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 3 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
Monarch butterflies could soon be protected under the Endangered Species Act. Monarch populations have plummeted in the last two decades, dropping an estimated 90 percent from numbers in the 1990s. Scientists agree that the leading culprit in the monarch
Oil, Ethanol Trains Will Derail 10 Times a Year for 2 Decades, Federal Government Estimates
Business  (tags: abuse, business, corporate, energy, ethics, ethanol, money, oil trains )

Kathy
- 3 days ago - oregonlive.com
The federal government predicts trains hauling crude oil or ethanol will derail an average of 10 times a year during the next two decades, causing more than $4 billion in damage and possibly killing hundreds of people if an accident happens in a densely
Bought the Movie - Free Viewing Until March 6
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, children, disease, drugs, ethics, family, government, health, humans, illness, medicine, protection, research, risks, safety )

Kathy
- 4 days ago - boughtmovie.net
The food, vaccine, drug, insurance and health industry are a multi-BILLION dollar enterprise... focused more on profits than human lives. The BOUGHT documentary takes viewers deep "inside the guts" of this despicable conspiracy...
Be Honest With GMO Safety Consensus - Media Told
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, coolstuff, eco-friendly, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, health, humans, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 4 days ago - spyghana.com
There are no epidemiological studies investigating potential health effects of GMO food on human health. With no epidemiological studies, claims that "trillions of GMO meals" have been eaten with no ill effects have no scientific basis.
 
 
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