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Unit 5: The Green Revolution: Waging A War Against Hunger

“ NHD - Senior Group Documentary 2010 Districts Version Theme: Innovation in History By Anita & Karis”
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Lopez Foods - Supplier to McDonald's

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Unit 5: The Elders of Organic Farming

Unit 5: The Elders of Organic Farming | Horn APHuG | Scoop.it
“ For nearly a week, two dozen pioneers of sustainable agriculture from the United States and Canada shared decades’ worth of stories, secrets and anxieties.”
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The Global Map of Homophobia

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“ As eyes turn to Sochi, a look at the countries where it's worst (and best) to be gay.”
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Lecture 17: The Origins of the Industrial Revolution in England

Lecture 17: The Origins of the Industrial Revolution in England | Horn APHuG | Scoop.it
“ Full text lecture that presents an overview of the causes and origins of the Industrial Revolution in England”
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Come Tour the McNugget Factory

Come Tour the McNugget Factory | Horn APHuG | Scoop.it
“ Colored chicks at a market in Amman, Jordan (Ali Jarekji/Reuters)In a popular gesture of transparency-in-advertising this week, McDonald's gave the world a walking tour of its McNugget creation process.”
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The United States of question marks, in one map

The United States of question marks, in one map | Horn APHuG | Scoop.it
“ Ever wonder why Illinois has a silent 's' or why Hawaii has interstates? You're not alone. Thanks to a map courtesy of Reddit user RedLinkJ, we can see what burning questions the public wants to ask about all 50 states.”
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Salmonella outbreaks expose weaknesses in USDA oversight

Salmonella outbreaks expose weaknesses in USDA oversight | Horn APHuG | Scoop.it
“ As health officials warn about the potential for salmonella to become more severe in the age of antibiotic-resistant “superbugs,” the Agriculture Department is looking at new rules for chicken parts.”
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How Dangerous Is That Sketchy Subway Bread Chemical?

How Dangerous Is That Sketchy Subway Bread Chemical? | Horn APHuG | Scoop.it
“ Subway announced Wednesday it will remove from its bread recipe a chemical that is also found in yoga mats and rubber-soled shoes. The change followed a petition by food blogger Vani Hari, who asked Subway to stop using azodicarbonamide and argued th...”
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Scientists work to drought–proof beer

Scientists work to drought–proof beer | Horn APHuG | Scoop.it
“ University of Queensland scientists are helping to drought-proof barley – an ancient and important ingredient in beer.”
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Tobacco growers take issue with trade agreement

“ North Carolina tobacco growers this week have taken exception to a letter signed by N.C. Attorney General Roy Cooper and his counterparts that supports excluding the crop from a pending international trade agreement.”
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B.C.'s Beasty Boxes deliver sustainable meat fresh from the farm directly to your door

B.C.'s Beasty Boxes deliver sustainable meat fresh from the farm directly to your door | Horn APHuG | Scoop.it
“ Not long ago, the only subscription you might have had was to a newspaper. Thanks to Community Supported Agriculture, you can now get carrots and cucumbers delivered with the mail.”
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Human Development Index

"This video shows the basic concept of HDI (Human Development Index), by using four different examples (Japan, Mexico, India and Angola)."
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Unit 5: Organic Farming May Be Outgrowing Its Ideals

Unit 5: Organic Farming May Be Outgrowing Its Ideals | Horn APHuG | Scoop.it
“ Even as more Americans buy foods labeled organic, the products are moving away from a traditional emphasis on local growing and limited environmental strain.”
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▶ Inside the Factory Where McDonalds' Meat Comes From - YouTube

“ Is this video truthful? You decide. Keep in mind, however, that this isn't necessarily describing the slaughterhouse conditions, rather, the meat processing ...”
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Unit 5: How People Consume Meat Around The World

Unit 5: How People Consume Meat Around The World | Horn APHuG | Scoop.it
“ [Business Insider] German public policy group Heinrich Böell Foundation and Friends of the Earth have just released their annual publication Meat Atlas, which illustrates food trends around the world.”
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Free Technology for Teachers: A Cartoon Explanation and Game About International Trade

Free Technology for Teachers: A Cartoon Explanation and Game About International Trade | Horn APHuG | Scoop.it
"After watching the video on international trade have your students put their new knowledge to use in Trading Around the World from the International Monetary Fund."
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Rostow's Stages of Economic Growth and Development

Rostow's Stages of Economic Growth and Development | Horn APHuG | Scoop.it
“ Discover Rostow's stages of economic growth and development, along with criticisms of his 1960 theory from this article by geographer Juliet Jacobs on Geography at About.com.”
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Women and Land Infographic

Women and Land Infographic | Horn APHuG | Scoop.it
“ Landesa partners with governments and local NGOs to ensure the world's poorest families have secure land rights, which develops sustainable economic growth and improves education, nutrition, and conservation...” Globally speaking, women are the primary agricultural workers yet rarely own land.
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Rostow's Stages of Economic Growth and Development

Rostow's Stages of Economic Growth and Development | Horn APHuG | Scoop.it
“ Discover Rostow's stages of economic growth and development, along with criticisms of his 1960 theory from this article by geographer Juliet Jacobs on Geography at About.com.”
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14 Food Waste Facts That Will Make You Want to Change the World - Huffington Post

14 Food Waste Facts That Will Make You Want to Change the World - Huffington Post | Horn APHuG | Scoop.it
“14 Food Waste Facts That Will Make You Want to Change the WorldHuffington PostBy 2050, the average Earthling will be consuming 3,070 calories a day, yet the average person requires only 2,000 calories.”
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The Global Food Challenge Explained in 18 Graphics | World Resources Institute

The Global Food Challenge Explained in 18 Graphics | World Resources Institute | Horn APHuG | Scoop.it
“ The world is projected to hold a whopping 9.6 billion people by 2050.”
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Technology alone cannot solve food security issues - SciDev.Net South Asia

Technology alone cannot solve food security issues - SciDev.Net South Asia | Horn APHuG | Scoop.it
“ Technological interventions to address food security can prove to be a two-edged sword, say Nutan Kaushik and Pooja Adhikari.”
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Which should come first, healthier chickens or cheaper eggs?

Which should come first, healthier chickens or cheaper eggs? | Horn APHuG | Scoop.it
“ Egg Industry magazine predicted that 2015 will be "the year of the lawsuit" in the U.S. egg industry — and it was referring specifically to California. But the court battles have already begun. On Feb. 3, Missouri filed a federal lawsuit alleging that California regulations infringe on Missouri's sovereignty.”
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Weber's theory of industrial location

Weber's theory of industrial location | Horn APHuG | Scoop.it
“ Weber's theory of industrial location A model of industrial location proposed by A. Weber (1909, trans”
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