Tags » GMO

In 2010, Monsanto Patented Glyphosate (in RoundUp) as an Antibiotic

Why wasn’t this news back in 2010? -LW

Antibiotics in our food? Yep – no prescription required. In 2008, Monsanto filed their application to patent glyphosate as an antibiotic. 97 more words

Health

5 Reasons to Buy Organic & Local this Thanksgiving

I choose local, organically grown foods. Mostly because I’m a control freak. I like to know exactly how my food was raised. And I also want to know the foods I’m eating are nourishing me. 1,036 more words

Nutrition

Monsanto Shifts ALL Liability to Farmers

GROWER’S EXCLUSIVE LIMITED REMEDY: THE EXCLUSIVE REMEDY OF THE GROWER AND THE LIMIT OF THE LIABILITY OF MONSANTO OR ANY SELLER FOR ANY AND ALL LOSSES, INJURY OR DAMAGES RESULTING FROM THE USE OR HANDLING OF SEED (INCLUDING CLAIMS BASED IN CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE, PRODUCT LIABILITY, STRICT LIABILITY, TORT, OR OTHERWISE) SHALL BE THE PRICE PAID BY THE GROWER FOR THE QUANTITY OF THE SEED INVOLVED OR, AT THE ELECTION OF MONSANTO OR THE SEED SELLER, THE REPLACEMENT OF THE SEED.

64 more words

Avoiding GMOs

It is a common theme on this site and in practice that we stress the importance of feeding the body with the optimal fuel it needs and deserves.  542 more words

Nutrition

Day 20: Seek and You Shall Find

The University of Illinois provides its students with many opportunities. It’s also one of the top research universities in the world.

  

For the past few weeks, I have been lucky enough to get to work on a research project. 328 more words

Posts

First Event!!!!

Today we presented “GMO OMG” a documentary by Jeremy Seifert who went on a road trip to find answers about what GMOs are. He brought his kids and wife along for the ride, found out some alarming facts, and got to play in a few cornfields along the way. 53 more words

For happy health, fuel yourself with dreams and greens...and possibly not GMOs?

Yesterday, I visited Grasshopper Restaurant with three friends to try out their prix-fixe menu for Veggielicious, a Toronto foodie event akin to Winterlicious and… 866 more words

Gmo