|GMOs: What The Experts Actually Said|
Environmental Working Group - 5/25/2016. By Scott Faber - After an expert panel convened by the National Academy of Sciences issued a long-awaited report on genetically engineered foods, much of the news coverage said it gave GMOs an unqualified seal of approval. In fact, the report pointed to an array of concerns and unanswered questions. Here are the top ten findings of the report that most traditional and social media missed – or got plain wrong.
Organic Trade Association - 5/25/2016. Conclusive research now links economic health at the county level to organic agriculture, and shows that organic food and crop production – and the business activities accompanying organic agriculture – creates real and long-lasting regional economic opportunities.
|House Approves Bill to Regulate Toxic Chemicals|
ABC News - 5/24/2016. By Matthew Daly - The House on Tuesday easily approved a bipartisan bill that would for the first time regulate tens of thousands of toxic chemicals in everyday products from household cleaners to clothing and furniture.