|Six Ways You Can Help Bust Biotech|
Organic Consumers - 9/18/2013. By Ronnie Cummins - After decades of misleading consumers; bullying farmers; buying off politicians, regulatory officials and scientists; and spreading its toxic chemicals and Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) on 420 million acres across the globe, once-mighty Monsanto and the biotech industry find themselves on the defensive.
|Maine apple festivals|
Portland Press Herald - 9/18/2013. Apple festivals in Maine on Sept. 28, Oct. 5 and Oct. 12, including MOFGA's Great Maine Apple Day.
|Sustainable Forest Innovations Revitalize Hard Hit Communities|
Triple Pundit - 9/18/2013. By Charlie Spies - From Maine to Georgia to Arizona to Oregon, new forest-based enterprises are coming on line with financial support from New Markets Tax Credits every day. These tax credits provide incentives for private investors to fund projects that create or preserve jobs and diversify economies in distressed communities.
|CDC Reveals Scary Truth About Factory Farms and Superbugs|
Mother Jones - 9/18/2013. By Tom Philpott - Nearly 80 percent of antibiotics consumed in the United States go to livestock farms. Meanwhile, antibiotic-resistant pathogens affecting people are on the rise. Is there a connection here?