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Study Links Monsanto’s Roundup to Autism, Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s

Study Links Monsanto’s Roundup to Autism, Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s | Food & Farming | Scoop.it
FOOD & WATER WATCH — A new review of hundreds of scientific studies surrounding glyphosate—the major component of Monsanto’s Roundup herbicide—sheds light on its effects within the human body ...

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Food giants pour millions into defeating Washington GMO label measure

Food giants pour millions into defeating Washington GMO label measure | Food & Farming | Scoop.it
SEATTLE/KANSAS CITY, Mo., Oct 29 (Reuters) - Major U.S.
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Top 10 Worst GMO Foods for Your GMO Foods List

Top 10 Worst GMO Foods for Your GMO Foods List | Food & Farming | Scoop.it
GMO foods pose a risk to humans, animals, and the environmental. Here are the top 10 worst GMO foods for your "do not eat" GMO foods list.

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WalkerKyleForrest's curator insight, November 7, 2013 10:19 AM

This is interesting due to this articles information on the top ten most corrupted or adjusted food. Each food has its own additives than another, FORREST

 

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Etobicoke school bans candy, pop, chocolate bars from student lunches

Etobicoke school bans candy, pop, chocolate bars from student lunches | Food & Farming | Scoop.it
No candy, no pop and no chocolate bars; those are the new lunchtime rules in place at James S. Bell Junior Public Middle School in Toronto.
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Industrial Livestock Production

Also known as factory farms, industrial livestock operations produce the majority of US meat, eggs, and dairy products. Find out why they're awful.
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Unveiled: GMO Labeling Opponents Come Out of the Shadows - Cornucopia Institute

Unveiled: GMO Labeling Opponents Come Out of the Shadows - Cornucopia Institute | Food & Farming | Scoop.it
Natural/Organic Brands No Longer Hiding Behind Lobbying Organization The Cornucopia Institute releases shopper’s guide: pro/con I-522 brands Proposition I-522, a citizen’s initiative on the November 5 ballot in Washington state that would mandate...
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Comparing agriculture of the past with today

Comparing agriculture of the past with today | Food & Farming | Scoop.it
How has animal production changed through history? Advances have help feed many more people.
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The Impact of 'Food, Inc.' Lives On

The Impact of 'Food, Inc.' Lives On | Food & Farming | Scoop.it
Food, Inc. revealed powerful truths about the American food supply, from the inhumane treatment of factory farmed animals to the dangers of GMOs. Been a while since you've seen the film? We've compiled some of the most shocking facts from the movie.
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High-Fructose Corn Syrup: The "Dark Lord" of Nutrition

Hank takes on high fructose corn syrup - the new "dark lord of nutrition" - to help explain the ambiguities around all the claims being made about it. Like S...

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Matthew Wahl's curator insight, May 5, 2013 1:31 PM

The science behind HFCS...might not be as bad as advertised.

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Infographic: How Much Backyard Is Needed To Feed A Family of Four?

Infographic: How Much Backyard Is Needed To Feed A Family of Four? | Food & Farming | Scoop.it
With food prices at an all-time high (and stirring up social unrest worldwide), you might be considering growing your own food, but wondering how much land is actually needed to provide you and your family food for a...
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Designers and Food Experts Create Infographics on Beef, New Farms » Food+Tech Connect

Designers and Food Experts Create Infographics on Beef, New Farms » Food+Tech Connect | Food & Farming | Scoop.it
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In Tokyo, A Vertical Farm Inside and Out

In Tokyo, A Vertical Farm Inside and Out | Food & Farming | Scoop.it
Courtesy of Kono Designs As young people migrate to cities in ever growing numbers, so grows the concern for the future of agriculture. Prototypes for
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Study Links Monsanto’s Roundup to Autism, Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s

Study Links Monsanto’s Roundup to Autism, Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s | Food & Farming | Scoop.it
FOOD & WATER WATCH — A new review of hundreds of scientific studies surrounding glyphosate—the major component of Monsanto’s Roundup herbicide—sheds light on its effects within the human body ...

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Study Proves Sustainable Farms, Organic Farming Beats Factory Farms

Study Proves Sustainable Farms, Organic Farming Beats Factory Farms | Food & Farming | Scoop.it
A new study clarifies the clear benefits of sustainable, organic farming, showing how sustainable livestock care outperforms that of factory farms.

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Accountability: What the Food Industry Really Fears about GMO Labeling - Organic Connections

Accountability: What the Food Industry Really Fears about GMO Labeling - Organic Connections | Food & Farming | Scoop.it
The food industry's claim that GMO labeling will raise food costs can be easily disproved. The real reason for their opposition is a much bigger fear on their part.
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Religion & Obesity: Study links church to being fat

Religion & Obesity: Study links church to being fat | Food & Farming | Scoop.it
New research finds that people who frequently attend religiousservices are significantly more likely to become obese by the timethey reach middle age. 
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Hidden hormones can bring about early puberty in kids

Hidden hormones can bring about early puberty in kids | Food & Farming | Scoop.it
Recent studies have shown that puberty is occurring in children at a very early age.
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How Industrial Food Impacts Your Health

Before industrial agriculture and CAFOs, before processed foods and TV dinners - people ate real food. But now industrial agriculture has taken over our food supply. Do you know how it is impacting your health?
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A Nation Of Meat Eaters: See How It All Adds Up

A Nation Of Meat Eaters: See How It All Adds Up | Food & Farming | Scoop.it
Americans eat more meat than almost anyone else in the world, but habits are starting to change.
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Top 10 most unhealthy, cancer-causing foods - never eat these again!

Top 10 most unhealthy, cancer-causing foods - never eat these again! | Food & Farming | Scoop.it
Top 10 most unhealthy, cancer-causing foods - never eat these again!
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Global State of Agriculture

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Courtney Barrowman's curator insight, April 1, 2014 10:30 AM

Unit V, main idea of the unit!

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Unit 5

Mrs. B's curator insight, March 23, 6:02 AM

This conveys some important realities about the demographic necessities of agriculture, the economic impact and the cultural differences in agricultural production. As with all long infographics on this site, you can "scroll down" on the image by putting the cursor in the top right-hand corner of the image and sliding on the translucent bar. 


Tags: agriculture, infographic, unit 5 agriculture.

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Vertical Farming Infographic

An information graphic visually illustrating the advantages of vertical farming over traditional farming
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Singapore’s Vertical Farms | Amusing Planet

Singapore’s Vertical Farms | Amusing Planet | Food & Farming | Scoop.it
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