Contents Pages by Subject
Baking in a Wood Oven• Podchef
Is Your Food Genetically Modified (GM)? How To Tell• Dr. M.J. Wegmann
By reading the PLU code, you can tell if the produce was genetically modified, organically grown or produced with chemical fertilizers, fungicides, or herbicides.
Court Denies Monsanto Injunction on German Ban• AP/FarmWars
A German court on Thursday rejected a bid by Monsanto Co. to have a government ban of its genetically engineered MON810 corn suspended.
And Now… Flu Vaccines in Corn• MEATPOULTRY.com
Iowa State University researchers are putting flu vaccines into the genetic makeup of corn, which may someday allow pigs and humans to get a flu vaccination simply by eating corn or corn products.
GMO Food Banned• The Zimbabwean
A consumer rights group has started raiding shops and supermarkets found selling Genetically Modified Foods (GMO) on grounds that it is unhealthy.
Cocaine found in Red Bull• AP
BERLIN -- Six German states have told retailers to stop selling Red Bull Cola energy drinks after a test found a trace amount of cocaine.
Farms downsize with miniature cows• LA Times
[why my steaks keep shrinking] Walking through their lowing herd of several hundred cattle, Ali and Kenny Petersen were like two Gullivers on a Lilliputian roundup. The half-sized cows barely reached Kenny's waist. The ranch's border collie s
Food Safety Bills: More Dangerous than the Patriot Act• Gail Combs
How to bypass the U.S. Constitution by using "Food Safety."
Future in Bread Making• arclein
I couldn’t resist calling up David Bauer, Farm and Sparrow’s owner and baker, to arrange a visit. Through my talk with Bauer, I realized he represents a new type of baker. He sees himself as part of a larger decentralized, healthy, and diverse food s
Monsanto’s Terminator Making a Comeback? Enter the Zombie!• Farm Wars
Monsanto and its cohorts in crime promised us that they would not be using Terminator technology called GURT, or genetic use restricted technology. So we’re safe, right? Wrong.
Homemade Mayonnaise the Easy Way• Surviving the Middle Class Crash
Yum! I would use an oil such as Grapeseed or Olive, as most Soy, Corn, or Canola oil is GMO. Also, fresh eggs straight from the chicken :)
The GMO Circle of Death• Super Human Radio Show
The effects of GMO experiments on unwilling human subjects is discussed, and how drug companies profit from illnesses in both humans and animals, which are directly related to GMO feed consumption. The circle of death.
Shortages stir coffee and sugar prices• Financial Times
Caffeine addicts face higher prices for their daily fix as the wholesale cost of both coffee and sugar rise sharply because of poor crops and robust demand.
Germany WINS the NO GMO Court case• Amicus Curiae
This is wonderful news, I hope it makes all readers as happy as myself. There is a warm glow, knowing that at long last, Monsanto has been propped on it’s corporate tushie!
SRI - the Natural and Organic Way to Solve World Hunger• SRI
SRI is the natural and organic way to solve world hunger. This process increases crop yields 50-100%, and reduces seed costs by 80-90%, while improving the soil each year.
HR 814 Supports CAFOs and Restricts Individual Animal Ownership• Farm Wars
HR 814 - A traceability system to "safeguard our food supply" that applies to individual animal owners that no one other than CAFOs can reasonably comply with.
Planting Potatoes is So Easy• Garden Guy
Plant potatoes in a garden or container if space is limited. You won't believe how easy it is!
Growing Strawberries and Harvesting the Seeds• eHow
Instructions on how to preserve strawberry seeds in order to enjoy berries for many years to come.
How to Produce Carrot Seeds• P.W. Simon
Here are the instructions for producing your own carrot seeds. Carrot seed production requires two years, unlike crops such as lettuce, tomatoes, and squash, etc.
Seed Viability and Germination Testing• Expert Village
Learn how to test your saved seeds for viability before planting.
Monsanto's Global Pollution Legacy• SourceWatch
Do we really want to eat food created by Monsanto and sprayed with Monsanto’s chemicals? Before we take another bite, a bit of research is in order.
Co-Op Farming In GilbertWritten By:
I just came back from Mother Nature Farm in Gilbert. I am hot and dirty but I brought back 10 fresh peaches i picked and 2 big heads of cabbage. The price is pretty simple, show up and pull weeds or plant whatever Wade (the farms owner) asks yoRead Letter
Link Found Between GMOs and Deadly Tuberculosis• Ingrid Blank
The transfer of genes by vectors (viruses and other infectious agents) designed to cross species barriers will result in the creation of superbugs and multi-drug resistant diseases.
Thriving Freedom Gardens for Small SpacesBarbara Peterson
Our nation has been on a collision course with simple, natural living for quite some time. The truth is, for far too many of us, if we don't start developing some basic survival skills, we simply won't eat.
Upside Down Gardening• Surviving the Middle Class Crash
A good option for gardening in a small space that requires no weeding is upside down gardening. Learn how to grow hanging vegetable gardens.
Making Vertical Gardening Trellises• Surviving the Middle Class Crash
Here are four simple ideas for making vertical gardening trellises. Not only will verticle gardening allow you to grow more stuff in a smaller space, but it will also cut down on weeding, and you can harvest with less bending and stooping.
On the Airwaves this Sunday - Join Us!Barbara Peterson
This Sunday, April 19, 2009, I will be on the air with Dave Hodges. We will be discussing HR 875, Livestock Tracking, Homeland Security's Stamping Out program, GMO, and Monsanto.
PA Inspector Targets Old Ladies Selling Homemade Pie at Church Fish-Fry• yupfarming
The inspector, who also recently raided a horse and buggy Mennonite dairy farmer, worked for large corporations in the food industry before he became part of PA’s Dept of Agriculture's new policing of traditional community food
PA Church Ladies Raided by ‘Food Safety’ Cops• Linn Cohen-Cole
What is without question, is that through “food safety,” people at this Pennsylvania church are being deprived of freedom. And it is so profound a freedom, it is taken entirely for granted. It is the freedom to choose what they eat.