Saturday, June 24, 2017
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Anti GMO Uprising in Poland!

I love to see this, it just warms my heart.  We need to see this in every country and by 1000's!!!  Things will begin to turn around at that...
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Planting Cocoa vs Cocaine in Columbia

Sigh, just another sign of the times I suppose. After a drop of 40% in the price of Cocoa since last year, it is becoming harder to convince farmers...
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Drought News Still Dismal

There has been much reporting on the effects of the current drought on crops, particularly corn and soybeans, and the news isn't getting any better!   The new estimates coming out...
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Hot and Dry…

It is official, July 2012 was the hottest month on record, since they began keeping records in 1895! This means the drought is not going away anytime soon and...
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Food Shortages Coming?

After the stormy weather several weeks ago we should all be aware that food shortages can happen even when there is food in a state near you. Without electricity...
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This drought will be costly!

This drought will be costly for all of us. For some of us it will cost us our homes from all the fires burning nationwide.   Commodity prices will continue to...
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Monsanto loses 2 billion dollar suit in Brazil, is this good news?

I can't say that Monsanto losing a 2 billion dollar lawsuit in this case is good news. The Brazilian farmers claim was that they didn't need to pay any royalties to Monsanto after the 1st generation crop but could use the tainted seed harvested from that crop to replant the following year
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Jeffco Alabama Bankrupt!

We all knew this one was coming, corruption, graft for a huge package of garbage that the county simply couldn't afford to pay for...Aside from the local individuals that...
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Who will grow food for our kids?

The question is who will grow our food for the next generations? With factory farms creating high barriers to entry, will our family farms just completely die? It is...
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Sustainable Food Production…A Necessary Transformation

That some groups of folks are coming together to begin to explore how to establish a 'sustainable' food production system in their immediate area is a conversation that is...