Agriculture

Lest we forget our once and former culture … Via Deep Ecology Hub: The Great Forgetting refers to the wealth of knowledge that our culture lost when we adopted our new civilized…


Yes, you read that right, Monsanto is concocting a line of trademarked organic vegetables. Let’s hope it takes off and they decide to give up on their favorite genetically modified varietals. Report…









What do you do next when you’ve successfully screwed up the Earth? Screw up Space too! Agricultural science is approaching its next frontier reports Modern Farmer: Last year, an astronaut named Don…



Could Golden Rice, a genetically modified strain of rice that imbues the grains with beta carotene, be the GMO that proves the exception to the Monsanto-led madness of Roundup Ready crops? Amy…




Truthout on the regime of rural surveillance and suspicion instituted by multinational seed companies: The GMO regime has initiated a “new era of feudalism,” by powerful multinationals who have consolidated their control over…




Maryam Henein, co-director of the colony collapse documentary The Vanishing of the Bees, now investigates some worrying developments that–gasp–threaten chocolate as we know and love it, at  Honey Colony: Back in the…



A movement whose time has come? Kevin Roose makes a strong case against the United States government subsidizing the sugar industry, at New York Magazine: Right here in America, under our collective…