|Petition targets altered crops|
The Register Guard (Eugene, Oregon) - 7/11/2013. By Saul Hubbard - A group of local activists is seeking to place an initiative on the May 2014 ballot that would ban genetically modified crops in Lane County as part of a much broader local food ordinance.
|CMP gets flack for herbicide use on Oakland walking trail|
Kennebec Journal - 7/11/2013. By Matt Hongoltz-Hetling - Oakland: Central Maine Power’s use of herbicides near a popular walking trail in Oakland has some residents upset, but the company says killing the vegetation around its transmission lines helps keep the power on for Maine’s homes and businesses.
|Are Antibiotics On The Farm Risky Business?|
National Public Radio - 7/11/2013. By Dan Charles - You've probably seen the labels on meat in the store: "Raised without antibiotics." They're a selling point for people who don't like how many drugs are used on chickens, turkey, hogs and beef cattle.
|Summer of Food – Student Leader Profile|
Heritage Radio Network - 7/11/2013. Sarah Bicknell of Unity College and Veggies for All talks about sustainable agriculture, living off the grid in a small community, and more.