Start you own heirloom seed bank now! Beans are one of the easiest - great for beginners.
Didn't Stalin nationalize farming methods that enabled his administration to gain control over the food supply? Didn't Stalin use the food to control the people?
* Legislation is so broad based that every aspect of growing or producing food can be made illegal. There are no specifics which is bizarre considering how long the legislation is.
The corporations want the land, more intensive industrialization, the end of normal animals so they can substitute patented genetically engineered ones they own, and the end of normal seeds and thus of seed banking by farmers or individuals. They wan
Grab a cup of organic coffee, which is allowed a 10% rate of GMO contamination to still be USDA certified “organic,” and watch The Future of Food in 9 parts.
The U.S. House Agriculture Subcommittee on Livestock, Dairy and Poultry will hold a hearing on NAIS on March 11. Bills to put NAIS into law, HR875 and companion Senate S814, are being pushed through Congress, as well as an Appropriations Bill with f
Listen to the news with an ear to the economy. That is, ask yourself "how is this news item going to impact the economy...specifically, the price of goods I purchase?" [This is a important read in these failing times.]
So, we have a huge global seed bank that contains seeds that the average Joe hasn't a snowball's chance in hell of gaining access to, and no privately-owned personal seed banks. Watch the video and do the math.
Limited gardening space? Try vertical gardening. It’s simple, space effective, and fun!
If NAIS goes through, our groceries will be filled with genetically modified meat, and of course, like the GMO grains and veggies, will require no labeling.
Hundreds of thousands of America's dairy cows are being turned into hamburgers because milk prices have dropped so low that farmers can no longer afford to feed the animals. Dairy farmers say they have little choice but to sell part of their herd
A short introduction to GMO and Monsanto.
In this day and age of GMO grains and veggies, one way to make sure that you have an endless supply of your own organic seeds is to save your own.
Apparently USDA was inefficient in its efforts to forcibly overtake the US food supplies and the federal government has found it necessary to intervene and make mandatory the implementation of NAIS on all levels.
Numerous physicians' petitions as well as many private petitions have been filed with FDA since 1981 asking for the rescinding of aspartame's approval. These have all been routinely ignored...
Does your Pepsi lack pep? Is your Coke not the real thing? India's Hindu nationalist movement apparently has the answer: a new soft drink made from cow urine.
First the grain and veggies, now the meat. Monsanto, in collusion with the FDA, USDA, etc. - in other words, the bad guys - are set to take over every aspect of our food supply.
California is facing its worst drought in recorded history . The drought is predicted to be the most severe in modern times, worse than those in 1977 and 1991. Thousands of acres of row crops already have been fallowed, with more to follow.
On January 12 the FDA announced that pyridoxamine dihydrochloride was a “new drug.” This means that the FDA has now effectively prevented any substance containing pyridoxamine from being marketed as a dietary supplement.
Do not be among the many who starve due to lack of skills and knowledge to grow their own food when the shelves are bare!
The Codex Alimentarius Commission (CAC), based in Rome, Italy is an international organization jointly created in 1962 by the Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) and the World Health Organization (WHO) of the United Nations “allegedly” to protec
Did any of you ladies see this recipe in time for Super Bowl Sunday? If not, your favorite Valentine just might be craving some MAN FOOD like the one in this recipe!
FOR a nation seeking unity, a recipe has swept the Internet that seems to unite conservatives and liberals, gun owners and foodies, carnivores and ... well, not vegetarians and health fanatics. This recipe is the Bacon Explosion
Almost half of tested samples of commercial high-fructose corn syrup (HFCS) contained mercury, which was also found in nearly a third of 55 popular food and beverage products.
Some economists are advocating that the best way out of our current economic dilemma is going to happen from the bottom up instead of the top down
The Urban Farmers guild of Sustainable NE Seattle descended on Joann's front lawn (with her cooperation) one November morning, to prepare it for growing food in the Spring.
Is it trespassing when bees do what bees do in California's tangerine groves? That is the question being caught between beekeepers who prize orange blossom honey and citrus growers who blame bees for causing seedless mandarin oranges to develop p
Armed jack boots confiscate family's personal food supply. Is this a prelude to government created depression, or even famine?
Path to Freedom presents 'A Homegrown Revolution' A collaboration of selective media clips which feature their urban homestead and farm which focus on the need of radical action -- growing food in the city.
Mormons may be among the country's best prepared to weather the current economic hard times. Since the Great Depression, church leaders have preached a doctrine of self-reliance and selflessness, calling on members to plan for their own future wh