Hi! Here’s the updates in the GMO world:
Monsanto Protection Act
Read more on GMO Inside: http://gmoinside.org/news/monsanto-protection-act-5-terrifying-things-to-know-about-the-hr-933-provision/
GMOs in 80% of processed food
Did you know that over 80% of processed foods contain GMOs? Current GMO crops are: corn, soy, cottonseed, canola, sugar beets, papaya, zucchini and squash.
These crops show up in multiple forms- Click here to view a full GMO ingredient list.
The power of corporations
Do you think that in a flawed system, corporate success favors a psychopathic profile?
THE CORPORATION is a Canadian documentary film written by Joel Bakan, and directed by Mark Achbar and Jennifer Abbott. The documentary examines the modern-day corporation, considering its legal status as a class of person and evaluating its behavior towards society and the world at large as a psychiatrist might evaluate an ordinary person. This is explored through specific examples. Bakan wrote the book, The Corporation: The Pathological Pursuit of Profit and Power, during the filming of the documentary.
The loss of habitat is real in the corn belt, as are its potential effects on a host of grassland bird species, some hunted, some not.
A new study concludes that declines of such birds, from the ring-necked pheasant to the horned lark, are more the result of pesticide use than any other factor, including habitat decline.
Read more: http://bit.ly/179Zwen
What are the solutions to agriculture, health, and the environment?
What are the answers to the problems facing agriculture, health, bees, wildlife etc?
I think we need to localize not industrialize and we need to quit the “cides” and we need more farmers not less, and we need to value high-quality food, and we need to embrace an ecologically bio-diverse, higher perennial, lower grain food production model.
What are your solutions?
How to avoid GMOs
Keep it simple silly?
Wanting to avoid GMOs? Keep it simple silly…
More info: https://gmoawareness.org/buy-non-gmo/
That’s all for today! Hope you have a great day! ~ Mike