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De-coupling the GMO-glyphosate link

Author: Amira Aker

Editors: Brittany Dixon, Kevin Boehnke

Tinkering with an organism’s genes is the subject of one of the most controversial debates today – and rightfully so. 1,171 more words

Biology

Guess What’s in Your Food!

We play this game every single day not only with processed foods that have 10+ unpronounceable ingredients but also with seemingly simple foods like apples or kale.  1,260 more words

Body

Biosecurity & Pest Control

We try to survive and thrive as close to Paleo-Indian methodologies as possible while upholding impeccable health and safety standards of the 21st century. In doing so, we search for safe natural products to use that have undergone minimal processing in order to cut down on consumer-driven waste that puts undue stress on the environment. 404 more words

All Natural

'Iowa Watch' article examines concerns with common Iowa herbicides

Nick Fetty | July 26, 2016

https://iowaenvironmentalfocus.files.wordpress.com/2016/07/program-103.mp3

A recent article by Iowa Watch reporter Lauren Mills examines new research into the environmental and public health concerns of two herbicide chemicals commonly used in the Hawkeye State. 194 more words

News

Glyphosate Disrupts DNA Function, Causing ‘Medical Chaos’ In The Form Of Multiple Diseases Including Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, Say Researchers


Source: NaturalNews.com
Julie Wilson
July 26, 2016

Nearly half a century has passed since Monsanto scientist John Franz first discovered glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup, which today is sprayed heavily all over the globe, including on our food and water, and in recreational areas where people go for leisure. 618 more words

News

Environmental Protection

Our Farm’s Pesticide and Herbicide Use Disclosure – A Social Responsibility

As a matter of policy, Valhalla Spa serves the animals and land we steward, Mother Earth, as a living and breathing symbiotic organism according to the original Hippocratic Oath. 628 more words

Health And Safety

Malta Likely to Become First European Country to Ban Glyphosate

Malta has begun the process of banning glyphosate, the main ingredient in Monsanto’s Roundup.

Malta—the only country to actively vote against the extension of the chemical’s use—has already seen 25 localities ban the substance. 299 more words

Environment