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How Water Pollution Affects Wildlife

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The recent BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico is yet another stark and graphic reminder of how water pollution affects wildlife, and why we collectively...
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Breast cancer patients who eat cheese, yogurts or ice cream could HALVE their chances of survival

Breast cancer patients who eat cheese, yogurts or ice cream could HALVE their chances of survival | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
One ice cream or yoghurt a day could hinder the survival of women with breast cancer, according to research from the Kaiser Permanente research centre in California.
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3 animal rights activists from Navi Mumbai feliciated

3 animal rights activists from Navi Mumbai feliciated | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
MUMBAI: Three brave Navi Mumbai based women who are fighting for animal rights against all odds, were among those honoured with Women Achievers Awards at Powai on the eve of International Women's...
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C Coconut Water - The perfect companion on your weight loss journey | infonews.co.nz New Zealand's local news community

C Coconut Water - The perfect companion on your weight loss journey: C Coconut Water - The perfect companion o... http://t.co/6kq7KStr9q
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Farmers want EU to block GM crop cultivation - All about feed

Farmers want EU to block GM crop cultivation - All about feed | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
Farmers want EU to block GM crop cultivation All about feed Farmers and other environment groups are coming together ahead of the Environmental Council, which is being held on the 21st March in Brussels, to launch a new campaign - calling on EU...
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Monsanto in Hartsville earns top safety award - SCNow

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Monsanto in Hartsville earns top safety award
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The push for safety at the site is an ongoing initiative from Monsanto corporate since the acquisition of the Delta and Pine Land company in 2007.
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SC is in my estimation one of the most politically corrupt states in the Union of course they are complicit with Monsanto!  Nothing more than a PR campaign....

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Free Zone Media Center News: HUNGARY DESTROYS ALL MONSANTO GMO CORN FIELDS

Free Zone Media Center News: HUNGARY DESTROYS ALL MONSANTO GMO CORN FIELDS | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
RT @martinhume: "@Tomcasd: HUNGARY DESTROYS ALL MONSANTO GMO CORN FIELDS
http://t.co/yNEorMHsEI"
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This Film Could Turn Meat Eaters Vegan in Six Minutes | Care2 ...

This Film Could Turn Meat Eaters Vegan in Six Minutes | Care2 ... | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
Samsara short film highlights the robotic nature of our meat production, and in shocking detail and puzzling beauty reminds us how disconnected we've become from our food sources.
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UK animal welfare group unleashes drones to stop illegal hunting - RT

UK animal welfare group unleashes drones to stop illegal hunting - RT | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
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UK animal welfare group unleashes drones to stop illegal hunting
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In the UK, the latest drone surveillance technology will now be used by a leading animal welfare group to detect and catch illegal hunters engaged in wildlife crimes.
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‘Monsanto Protection Act’ to be voted on by Congress

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Must read post at End the Lie - Independent News :
Greenpeace activists hold placards during a demonstration at Monsanto company offices in Mexico City (Reuters / Tomas Bravo)

Should Con[..]...

Via Troy Mccomas (troy48)
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Must Read Post!

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Protesters storm Swedish mink farm - UPI.com

Protesters storm Swedish mink farm UPI.com The protest Saturday in southern Sweden allegedly was perpetrated by the animal rights group, Djurrattsalliansen, an activist group that seeks the closure of the six remaining mink farms in the region, but...
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Animal rights outcry as endangered elephants used as 'bulldozers' in India - AOL Travel UK

Animal rights outcry as endangered elephants used as 'bulldozers' in India - AOL Travel UK | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
Animal rights outcry as endangered elephants used as 'bulldozers' in India AOL Travel UK PETA India, CEO, Poorva Joshipura said: ""Forcing these animals to ram into concrete and iron is a violation of Section 11 of the Prevention of Cruelty to...
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this is so ignorant, cruel and arrogant!  Forcing them to ram into concrete walls causing them injury!  WTH is this world coming to? 

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Battles brewing over animal bills - U-T San Diego

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Battles brewing over animal bills
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Meanwhile, animal welfare advocates are concerned about legislation they say is part of a nationwide campaign to muzzle whistle-blowers who surreptitiously record animal cruelty at livestock farms.
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Ten reasons why you should have warm lemon or lime water daily

Ten reasons why you should have warm lemon or lime water daily | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
Ten reasons why you should have warm lemon or lime water daily (RT @Zozzat: Ten reasons why you should have warm lemon or lime water daily http://t.co/Kr6fLyKo9t via @HealthRanger)...
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Morrissey Cancels Remaining US Tour Dates - IBTimes.co.uk

Morrissey Cancels Remaining US Tour Dates - IBTimes.co.uk | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
IBTimes.co.uk Morrissey Cancels Remaining US Tour Dates IBTimes.co.uk The singer and animal activist told BBC News: "I don't look upon it as a victory for me, but a victory for the animals." The venue and promoter Goldenvoice will also donate a...
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Local Family Tells the Benefits of Going Vegan

Local Family Tells the Benefits of Going Vegan | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
Former President Bill Clinton, TV personality Ellen DeGeneres, and former heavy-weight boxing champion Mike Tyson have all made the switch. Not to wearing a certain brand of clothing, or doing a particular dance, but to a vegan lifestyle.
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A Guide to a Healthier Life: Flow Lymph, Treat Candida and Even Aid Cancer Wellness with Rebounding on a Mini-Trampoline

A Guide to a Healthier Life: Flow Lymph, Treat Candida and Even Aid Cancer Wellness with Rebounding on a Mini-Trampoline | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
Flow Lymph, Treat Candida and Even Aid Cancer Wellness with Rebounding on a Mini-Trampoline : http://t.co/GDY8VdJDq2
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Business lobby moves to criminalize filming animal abuse on factory ...

Business lobby moves to criminalize filming animal abuse on factory ... | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
Bills being shopped in six states by the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) would make it a crime to film animal abuse at factory farms or lie on job applications, in hopes of shutting down animal rights activists ...
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Drought could cause vege shortage or hit crop quality in Bay - The Bay of Plenty Times

Drought could cause vege shortage or hit crop quality in Bay - The Bay of Plenty Times | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
Drought could cause vege shortage or hit crop quality in Bay
The Bay of Plenty Times
The dry conditions could cause a vegetable shortage in coming months, or the quality and size of crops could be affected, an industry expert warns.
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Start dehydrating and start growing your own, droughts will be the beginning of the end of choice and how the USDA will hurd us into eating what they grow.

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'March to Evict Monsanto' Sees Large Turnout - Big Island Now

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'March to Evict Monsanto' Sees Large Turnout
Big Island Now
Hundreds of Big Island residents took part in a “March to Evict Monsanto” this morning along Kamehameha avenue.
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Hundreds turn out against Monsanto, which is great but too bad they didn't turn out against the coverup of radiation from Japan reactors. Hawaii has been hit with the Fukishima radiation cloud and everything in and around Hawaii is contaminated from the reports I read, including their crops and certainly all aquatic life. Cilantro lots of Cilantro...

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Automate Your Vegetable Garden with these Self-Watering Planters

Automate Your Vegetable Garden with these Self-Watering Planters | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
We've shown you how to make self-watering planter boxes with plastic storage containers, but if you want something a little more permanent for your backyard, The Family Handyman has a great design for a self-watering planter.

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USDA suspends some ag reports due to budget cuts - Herald Times Reporter

USDA suspends some ag reports due to budget cuts - Herald Times Reporter | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
USDA suspends some ag reports due to budget cuts
Herald Times Reporter
USDA officials announced in 2011 that they planned to eliminate 14 crop and livestock reports to save $10 million.
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Using budget cuts as an excuse to give public transparency! 

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Poland Announces Complete Ban on Monsanto’s Genetically Modified Maize

Poland Announces Complete Ban on Monsanto’s Genetically Modified Maize | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
Poland Announces Complete Ban on Monsanto’s Genetically Modified Maize http://t.co/2IgHNf8y4G
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Shark's Death on Kmart Commercial Shoot Causes Uproar - ABC News (blog)

Shark's Death on Kmart Commercial Shoot Causes Uproar - ABC News (blog) | Plant Based Transitions | Scoop.it
ABC News (blog) Shark's Death on Kmart Commercial Shoot Causes Uproar ABC News (blog) The death of a 5-foot-long white-tipped shark on the set of a Kmart commercial has caused uproar in the animal rights community, with People for the Ethical...
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