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Does Lululemon Favor Its Skinny Customers? - The Frisky

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Why Every Parent Should Know About the Ag-Gag Bill and Animal Cruelty on Farms

Why Every Parent Should Know About the Ag-Gag Bill and Animal Cruelty on Farms | www.cornucopia.org | Scoop.it
Learning about factory farming doesn't mean that you have to become a vegetarian, or raw foodist who survives on flax seeds. It's about finding a balance that works for you and your family.
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Antibiotic Use In Farm Animals Still Broadly Unaddressed Despite 'Fanfare' For FDA Move

Antibiotic Use In Farm Animals Still Broadly Unaddressed Despite 'Fanfare' For FDA Move | www.cornucopia.org | Scoop.it
The Food and Drug Administration's latest move concerning the use of antibiotics in farm animals garnered a good deal of praise last week, but public health advocates say much more is needed.
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Meat and Antibiotics - 2013 Meat Eaters Guide | Meat Eater's Guide to Climate Change + Health | Environmental Working Group

Meat and Antibiotics - 2013 Meat Eaters Guide | Meat Eater's Guide to Climate Change + Health | Environmental Working Group | www.cornucopia.org | Scoop.it
Helpful Tips for Meat Eaters to eat healthier and reduce your climate and environmental impacts. Learn the environmental, health and animal welfare reasons to choose meat and dairy products that come from organic, pasture-raised, grass-fed animals.
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Washington Food Leaders Urge Sen. Murray to Shine a Light on Industrial Farms' Antibiotic Use

Washington Food Leaders Urge Sen. Murray to Shine a Light on Industrial Farms' Antibiotic Use | www.cornucopia.org | Scoop.it
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FDA/USDA Collude to Eliminate True Organic Egg Production - Truth-Out

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Journalists, Animal Rights Advocates File Lawsuit Against Utah "Ag-Gag" Law

Journalists, Animal Rights Advocates File Lawsuit Against Utah "Ag-Gag" Law | www.cornucopia.org | Scoop.it
A group of animal rights advocates and journalists have filed the first-ever lawsuit against so-called ag-gag laws aimed at suppressing revelations of animal abuse at farms and slaughterhouses.
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The FDA Doesn't Want Chickens To Explore The Great Outdoors : NPR

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The FDA's new proposal aims to reduce the risk that chickens will pick up salmonella from wildlife and lay contaminated eggs. But some farmers worry that the guidance could make it much harder for them to let their birds range freely on pastures.
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FIX FOOD | Fix Antibiotics

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FIX FOOD | FixFood.org is a social media platform that uses creative thinking and collaboration to raise awareness and empower individuals to take meaningful action toward a more sustainable and democratic food system.
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The Meat Industry Now Consumes Four-Fifths of All Antibiotics

The Meat Industry Now Consumes Four-Fifths of All Antibiotics | www.cornucopia.org | Scoop.it
FDA dithers on regulation, releases new numbers on the industry's showing nearly half of retail chicken carries antibiotic-resistant Campylobacter.
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Stand-off Looms Over U.S. Plans to Cut GMO Crop Oversight

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July 17th 2012: The Cornucopia Institute

Efforts to write benefits for biotech seed companies into U.S. legislation, including the 2013 Farm Bill, are sparking a backlash from groups that say the multiple measures would severely limit U.S. oversight of genetically modified crops.

The measures could speed the path to market for big biotech companies like Monsanto and Dow Chemical that make billions of dollars from genetically altered corn, soybeans, cotton and other crops. “They are trying to change the rules,” ... http://www.cornucopia.org/2012/07/stand-off-looms-over-u-s-plans-to-cut-gmo-crop-oversight/

 


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