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Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) FAQ

What is a GMO?

“GMO” is a colloquial term generally used to describe an organism that has had its DNA altered through genetic engineering. It is often used to refer to transgenic organisms. 728 more words

Let's Feed the 9

It’s projected by the year 2050 that the earth will be home to over nine billion people. In 2010 almost fifteen percent of households in the United States were food insecure. 626 more words

Agriculture

GMOs And Your Food 101

GMOs are animals and plants that have been genetically altered. They are modified so that our crops and more resistant to pests, weeds, and any other diseases that typically threaten them. 593 more words

Holistic Medicine And Mental Health

Holistic medicine, as an approach to health, has been gaining ground rapidly over the last ten years. It focuses on how the mind affects the body. 18 more words

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The Aura of Food

You are what you eat,” seems to be a saying that is used willy-nilly. But when you really take that message into account, it’s a real deep saying! 745 more words

Linseed/Sunflower Seeded Rolls

The Linseed and Sunflower seeded rolls are delicious, packed with flavor and healthy seeds. This recipe is very simple and nothing really beats homemade bread straight out from the oven. 16 more words

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Heirlooms, Hybrids, and GMO's

You see the terms heirloom, hybrid, and GMO tossed about quite a bit in gardening catalogs, garden publications, and elsewhere within the mass media. These topics are discussed and debated, but are often misunderstood by the general public. 697 more words

Gardening