Economists Join the Fight Against Drilling in Arctic National Wildlife Refuge “Big Oil always talks about ANWR being the “holy grail” of Arctic drilling that will bring untold riches, but the reality is likely to be very different. In October, … Read More
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Economists Join Public Opinion That Arctic Drilling is a Bad Idea; Soybean Yields More Harm than Good; Web Portal Crowdsourcing Food Poison Reports; Reject the Anti-Farm and Food Tax Bill;
Oregon Congressman Fosters New Farm Bill; NAFTA Renegotiations Critical to Family Farmers and the Planet; Soil Matters More Than We Think; NOFA’s First Holiday Auction Online
A Radical Farm Bill is Born by Civil Eats “Congressman Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) has worked for years to move the needle on food and farm policy. In June of this year, along with Rep. John Conyers, Jr. (D-MI), he introduced legislation to … Read More
Contact Your Senator; Protect Consumer Rights to Solar Credit; Rally to Resist #TaxScam; Tell Whole Foods NO to Diestel Turkey; Demand Real Organic Food from Real Organic Farmers
Donald Trump’s Nominee for Office of Chemical Safety is Linked to Monsanto Michael Dourson has spent his career trying to make it easier for pesticide companies like Monsanto and Dow to douse our food in their toxic products. Thankfully, momentum … Read More
Francis Thicke’s Bids Farewell the NOSB; Dicamba Rampage Continues; GMO Arctic Apple Hits the Midwest; Artist and Seed Saver Inspires Many; Humans ARE the Cause for Climate Change
Francis Thicke’s Farewell Address to the NOSB After Hydroponics is Passed for Organic Certification Last week it was a solemn defeat for many farmers, as hydroponics was welcomed into organic certification. It was decided during the Jacksonville National Organic Standards Board (NOSB) … Read More
Long Island Activists Grow to Take Action NOW; Submit Your Comments for Clean Drinking Water; Help Save the BEES; Boycott Ben and Jerry’s, Say What?
Long Island Activists Continue to Grow in Membership and Help Locals Take Action Today My guest this week, Steven Cecchini, is local community organizer and member of Long Island Activists working to save the Affordable Care Act and bring awareness … Read More
iEat Green Celebrates Peaches! Steve Brescia Joins Bhavani on PRN, to Discuss the New Book, “Fertile Ground” and the Work of Groundswell International
Hi Everyone, I spent the whole day harvesting peaches and turning them into cobbler. I’ve written about my peach tree before, and the fact that I am still getting peaches from this tree is amazing. My tree has been infested … Read More
Poison Papers Found in Old Oregon Barn; Wheat Gluten of Heirloom Varieties is Clean; NAFTA Renegotiation To Be Fixed?
‘Poison Papers’ Transcripts How the EPA Colluded With Chemical Industry The Poison Papers are a 20,000 document trove of industry and regulatory papers collected primarily by Carol Van Strum and other environmental activists, obtained through legal discovery in lawsuits against … Read More
Hi Everyone, I just finished interviewing Grace Gershuny about her book, Organic Revolutionary: A Memoir of the Movement for Real Food, Planetary Healing, and Human Liberation. It is a story of her life, how she first got into gardening with the … Read More