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Maybe You Aren’t Actually Gluten Intolerant. Maybe You’re Just Poison Intolerant

By Daisy Luther - The Organic Prepper

Over the past couple of years, I had the unpleasant experience of having bloodwork done to confirm that I am gluten intolerant, only to have it come back and say, “Nope, you’re just crazy.” 1,314 more words

Prepping

Lessons from the Little Winged King

The air is cooler now as we approach the third week of October. As I look down upon the trail before me, I tell my son to watch his step. 725 more words

Fall Herbicide Pays

James McGill, Field Agronomist

Now is the time to plan fall application of fall weed control programs. Fall is the best time to start your weed control program as winter annuals, such as marestail, penny-cress, and henbit, germinate in the fall and water hemp can germinate eleven months out of the year. 178 more words

Agronomy

EPA Approved New Dow Chemical Weed Killer, Enlist Duo

The Associated Press and other news agencies reported on Oct. 15th that “the 
Environmental Protection Agency has approved a new version of a popular weed killer,” Enlist Duo, a combination of herbicides, glyphosate and 2,4-D, which was one of the ingredients in Agent Orange, “to be used on genetically modified corn and soybeans” in spite of oppositions from advocacy groups such as Center for Food Safety and Earthjustice, which are said to be considering lawsuits. 93 more words

Society

GERMANY: ' New Risk Assessement On Weed Killer Marketed Under Brand Name Roundup Could Affect Mammals and Bees Behaviour '

#AceNewsServices – GERMANY – October 15 – A new risk assessment by German authorities on the world’s most used herbicide – glyphosate – has been heavily criticized by Testbiotech on Friday as ‘inconclusive’ and untenable… 292 more words

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Garden miracles or garden myths?

You can believe everything you see on the Internet, right? You can take for gospel every Facebook post, Tweet, Pinterest pin and Instagram photo, correct? 729 more words

Gazette-Mail

‘Superweeds’ linked to rising herbicide use in GM crops

05 OCT 2012
Pesticide use up in GM cotton, soybeans, corn

PULLMAN, Wash. — A study published this week by Washington State University research professor Charles Benbrook finds that the use of herbicides in the production of three genetically modified herbicide-tolerant crops — cotton, soybeans and corn — has actually increased. 315 more words

GMO - Genetically Modified Organism