|Five pest species now immune to GMO corn and cotton|
Grist - 6/13/2013. By John Upton - As of 2010, five of 13 major pest species had become largely immune to the Bt poisons in GMO corn and cotton, compared to just one species in 2005, scientists write in a paper published in the journal Nature Biotechnology.
|Vinalhaven coffee import to benefit Salvadorean village|
The Working Waterfront - 6/13/2013. By Laurie Schreiber - Coffee beans harvested by mountain villagers in Izotallio, El Salvador, arrived at a Deer Isle roastery in recent weeks and are slated for sale at a Vinalhaven flea market through the summer. Proceeds will go to a scholarship fund to benefit students in Izotallio.
|Weed killer found in human urine|
Friends of the Earth Europe - 6/13/2013. People in 18 countries across Europe have been found to have traces of the weed killer glyphosate in their urine, show the results of tests commissioned by Friends of the Earth Europe and released today.