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Americans Are Devouring Organic Chickens As Farm Sales Surge | ESM Magazine

Americans Are Devouring Organic Chickens As Farm Sales Surge | ESM Magazine | Food Security | Scoop.it
Americans have a seemingly insatiable hunger for organic chickens. That’s helping to drive growth in the booming specialty industry for farm products.
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Satellites forewarn of locust plagues

Satellites forewarn of locust plagues | Food Security | Scoop.it
Satellites are helping to predict favourable conditions for desert locusts to swarm, which poses a threat to agricultural production and, subsequently, livelihoods and food security.
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Pesticides cause up to 41 million people to suffer from adverse reactions and 200,000 deaths a year

Pesticides cause up to 41 million people to suffer from adverse reactions and 200,000 deaths a year | Food Security | Scoop.it
(NaturalHealth365) Pesticides are threatening the health of all living things. But, the agrochemical industry is hiding the truth from the general public.
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Cultivating a regenerative food system

Cultivating a regenerative food system | Food Security | Scoop.it
Four agricultural strategies that could help save Europe's agriculture and generate 320 billion Euro.
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FDA: Antibiotic Use in Farm Animals Is Still Increasing

FDA: Antibiotic Use in Farm Animals Is Still Increasing | Food Security | Scoop.it
Considering all the pledges by food companies to serve antibiotic-free meat, you would expect antibiotic use in livestock to be in decline. But a new report from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration concludes the opposite.
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How organic farming is helping black farmers come back to the land

How organic farming is helping black farmers come back to the land | Food Security | Scoop.it
Black-owned farmland is experiencing a resurgence. Organic and sustainable farming are methods driving that change, but persistent obstacles remain a burden to those trying to break into new markets.
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RiseEarth : The Longevity Diet: 12 Sacred Herbs and Foods For Creating Lifelong Health into Your 100’s and Beyond

RiseEarth : The Longevity Diet: 12 Sacred Herbs and Foods For Creating Lifelong Health into Your 100’s and Beyond | Food Security | Scoop.it
Only together we can make a difference! The truth awaits to be known.
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New sustainable agriculture development in Detroit feeds 2,000 households for free

New sustainable agriculture development in Detroit feeds 2,000 households for free | Food Security | Scoop.it
Urban renewal on a couple of acres in a northern section of Detroit, Michigan doesn't mean fancy street signs, sprawling apartment complexes or bicycle lanes. It means a vision for clean food and sustainable agriculture to create a new kind of urban development called an "agrihood." P
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Magnesium: The Master Mineral That is a Key to Overall Health

Magnesium: The Master Mineral That is a Key to Overall Health | Food Security | Scoop.it
There is what many consider a master mineral – magnesium. Why? For starters it is involved with over 300 metabolic processes in our bodies, although one doctor,
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Eggs from free-range hens shown to contain 30% more Vitamin D

Eggs from free-range hens shown to contain 30% more Vitamin D | Food Security | Scoop.it
Researchers discovered that yolks from birds that are allowed to wander outdoors contain up to 30 per cent more vitamin D than those from birds kept in sheds or cages.
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Tradition Meets Modern Food Politics In Swiss Dairy Industry

Tradition Meets Modern Food Politics In Swiss Dairy Industry | Food Security | Scoop.it
The dairy industry is being reshaped by a generation of consumers who demand to know more about the food they eat.
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Urban farming is booming, but what does it really yield? | Ensia

Urban farming is booming, but what does it really yield? | Ensia | Food Security | Scoop.it
The benefits of city-based agriculture go far beyond nutrition.
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Roundup Ready — Or Not: There Seems to Be Little Middle Ground on the ... - Valley News

Roundup Ready — Or Not: There Seems to Be Little Middle Ground on the ... - Valley News | Food Security | Scoop.it
Roundup Ready — Or Not: There Seems to Be Little Middle Ground on the ...
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“More studies of potential effects are needed,” said Dave Rogers, policy adviser for the Northeast Organic Farming Association of Vermont.
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Potato Chip Panic: Why Japan’s Future Food Security Depends on Solutions from Its Past - Our World

Potato Chip Panic: Why Japan’s Future Food Security Depends on Solutions from Its Past - Our World | Food Security | Scoop.it
Climate change is uncharted territory which requires an integrated approach to agriculture that safeguards landscapes, culture, biodiversity and traditional practices.
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BEWARE: Contaminated Food From China Now Entering The U.S. Under The ‘Organic’ Label

BEWARE: Contaminated Food From China Now Entering The U.S. Under The ‘Organic’ Label | Food Security | Scoop.it
This article by J.D. Heyes was originally published at Natural News. The Chinese food production industry is one of the world's least-regulated and most
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What Does Roundup Do to Your Liver?

What Does Roundup Do to Your Liver? | Food Security | Scoop.it
If you started your day with a bowl of oatmeal, Cheerios or even organic cage-free eggs, there's a good chance you consumed a small amount of glyphosate residue
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An Introduction to Organic Farming (And Why We Should Support It)

An Introduction to Organic Farming (And Why We Should Support It) | Food Security | Scoop.it
Organic farming is a method of farming that rejects the aggressive machinery and chemicals used by conventional farming in favor of gentle techniques that are in accord with nature. Whereas conventional farmers use mechanical plows to till the soil, for instance, organic farmers prefer to use natural tillers – earthworms and microorganisms – to till …
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Poor diet leading to early deaths in Escambia County

Poor diet leading to early deaths in Escambia County | Food Security | Scoop.it
UWF researchers identified full-service grocery stores and non-full service stores for the study.
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Factory Meat Causing Serious Antibiotic Resistance

Factory Meat Causing Serious Antibiotic Resistance | Food Security | Scoop.it
Antibiotic-resistant bacteria infect at least 2 million Americans every year. At least 23,000 die as a result. The growing threat of antibiotic-resistant
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Turmeric, the spice of life

Turmeric, the spice of life | Food Security | Scoop.it
One of the most talked-about superfoods is being tested for medicinal use against a variety of diseases, from Alzheimer’s and diabetes to cancer
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The End of Antibiotics is Coming: Animal Agriculture's Hidden Health Crisis

The End of Antibiotics is Coming: Animal Agriculture's Hidden Health Crisis | Food Security | Scoop.it
We've reached what some are calling the end of antibiotics - and this is directly related to industrial animal agriculture.
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Is organic food really healthier?

Is organic food really healthier? | Food Security | Scoop.it
The majority of Americans think organic food has more nutritional value, a new study found.
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8 Toxic Foods That You Should Stop Consuming Immediately

8 Toxic Foods That You Should Stop Consuming Immediately | Food Security | Scoop.it
The fake butter flavor in microwave popcorn has been found to cause a life-threatening and irreversible lung disease known as “popcorn lung”
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Circle of Poison documentary highlights the deadly impact of the global pesticide industry

Circle of Poison documentary highlights the deadly impact of the global pesticide industry | Food Security | Scoop.it
Even after certain highly toxic pesticides get been banned for use in the US, they can still be produced here, "for export only." This pro-business double standard not only endangers the lives of millions around the world, but can then also...
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Organic Farming and Gardening 101: Refuting the Monsanto Lie that GMO is Necessary to Feed the World

Organic Farming and Gardening 101: Refuting the Monsanto Lie that GMO is Necessary to Feed the World | Food Security | Scoop.it
The paid trolls that Monsanto hires to placate the masses on sites like NationofChange.org, and other anti-GMO sites bellyache about the ‘organic agenda’ quite often.

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