|EPA sued for scrapping livestock data collection|
San Francisco Chronicle - 8/28/2013. By David Pitt - Des Moines, Iowa (AP): Environmental and animal welfare groups sued the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday, alleging the federal agency unlawfully scrapped a rule that would have authorized it to collect information from large-scale livestock confinement farms.
|'Seed freedom is the answer to hunger and malnutrition'|
The Guardian [UK] - 8/28/2013. By Vandada Shiva - What happens to the seed affects the web of life. When seed is living, regenerative and diverse, it feeds pollinators, soil organisms and animals - including humans. When seed is non-renewable, bred for chemicals, or genetically engineered with toxic Bt or Roundup Ready genes, diversity disappears.
|Spicy cauliflower stir fry with peppers and heirloom tomatoes|
Treehugger - 8/28/2013. By Kelly Rossiter and Jaymi Heimbuch - This is one of those dishes where each individual flavor is distinct but also enhanced by the other ingredients. Nothing is overwhelmed. I used a beautiful vine-ripened heirloom tomato and that summer tomato flavor really stood out. You can't beat summer garden tomato flavor!