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The Seeds of Vandana Shiva

Written by on April 6, 2021 in Eco-Friendly, Environment, Films & TV, Media & Arts with 0 Comments
The Seeds of Vandana Shiva

Vandana Shiva, Ph.D., is a physicist and activist who works tirelessly to defend the environment and protect biodiversity from industrial agriculture, GMOs, and patented seeds #seedsofvandanashiva

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Grass Fed or Lab Fed — Which Is Better for Your Health and the Environment?

Written by on January 16, 2020 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 0 Comments
Grass Fed or Lab Fed — Which Is Better for Your Health and the Environment?

Industrial agriculture is one of the most unsustainable practices of modern civilization, contributing to air pollution, water pollution, aquifer depletion, deforestation, rising carbon emissions and the depletion, erosion, and poisoning of soils #healthyfoods #ecofriendly

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To Combat Dishonest Marketing, New ‘Farm vs. Factory’ Website Contrasts Industrial and Sustainable Agriculture

Written by on October 20, 2019 in Environment, Farming with 0 Comments
To Combat Dishonest Marketing, New ‘Farm vs. Factory’ Website Contrasts Industrial and Sustainable Agriculture

The educational website was launched by U.S. nonprofit Food & Water Watch, which campaigns to outlaw factory farming nationwide. #farming

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The Fake Food Race Is a Race Toward Extinction Worth $3 trillion

Written by on July 4, 2019 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 0 Comments
The Fake Food Race Is a  Race Toward Extinction Worth $3 trillion

Industrial agriculture uses 75% of available farmland yet produces just 30% of food consumed globally. Small biodiverse farms use 25% of the land and provide 70% of our diet. If the industrial agriculture share continues to rise, it will eventually kill the whole planet and eliminate any possibility of growing food. #fakefood

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Why Industrial Farming Is Costing You Your Health and Where to Find Healthy Food

Written by on August 7, 2018 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 3 Comments
Why Industrial Farming Is Costing You Your Health and Where to Find Healthy Food

GMOs, pesticides, antibiotic resistance – these are just a few of the dangers that corporate farming has brought to our plate. Read this and learn where to get food you can safely serve to your family.

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Science, GMOs and Our Food: How Industrial-Scale Farming Is Actually Becoming Anti-Science

Science, GMOs and Our Food: How Industrial-Scale Farming Is Actually Becoming Anti-Science

In industrial agriculture the knowledge of living systems is totally missing since industrial agriculture was externally driven by using war chemicals as inputs for agriculture. Soil was defined as an empty container for holding synthetic fertilizers, plants were defined as machines running on external inputs. This meant substituting the ecological functions and services that nature and farmers can provide through renewal of soil fertility, pest and weed control, and seed improvement. But it also implied ignorance of the destruction of the functions by the toxic chemicals applied to agriculture.

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Reversing Global Warming, Hunger and Poverty: Supercharging the Global Grassroots

Reversing Global Warming, Hunger and Poverty: Supercharging the Global Grassroots

We must all become climate hawks, peace activists, conscious consumers, environmental conservationists, and advocates for renewable energy. But most important of all we must become advocates and campaigners for regenerative organic farming, ranching, and land use.

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EPA Approves ‘Agent Orange’ Deadly Duo Poison. Take the Factory Farm Free Pledge!

Posted by on October 9, 2014 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
EPA Approves ‘Agent Orange’ Deadly Duo Poison. Take the Factory Farm Free Pledge!

Approval of Dow’s Enlist crops and Deadly Duo herbicide by the EPA and the U.S. Department of Agriculture, signal no end to the rampant escalation of the use of increasingly toxic poisons by industrial agriculture.

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Victory! Fish and Wildlife Service to Phase Out Neonicotinoids

Posted by on July 30, 2014 in Environment, Environmental Hazards, Wildlife with 1 Comment
Victory! Fish and Wildlife Service to Phase Out Neonicotinoids

Following a Center For Food Safety Petition, the US Fish and Wildlife Service quietly agreed to eliminate bee-toxic pesticide in NW wildlife refuges.

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