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March 26, 2012
20 million trees planted around the world in the next five years is the goal of an ambitious new project…
February 12, 2012
Students from Yale University have published findings in the current issue of the journal Applied and Environmental Microbiology about a…
February 1, 2012
From devastating ocean life to degrading mangrove habitats and local communities, the shrimp business can be a nasty one. You…
January 23, 2012
Methyl iodine, the neurotoxin chemical used to fumigate strawberry and tomato fields before planting, is at the heart of a…
January 22, 2012
Human animal conflict doesn’t have to end poorly, and animal protection and wildlife welfare don’t have to take a hit…
January 17, 2012
Multitaskers take note: Simple is in, at least as far as reducing global warming says a new study published in…
January 4, 2012
The California Department of Pesticide Regulation released data showing an extra 15 million pounds—nearly a ten percent increase—of pesticides were…
December 18, 2011
There has never been a better time to assert your right to an informed choice in food. The FDA may…
December 7, 2011
With the UK set to run out of landfill space in the next 7 years, paper wine bottling is one…
December 6, 2011
Fair Trade USA (formerly Transfair USA) incited a controversy with its decision to exit from the Fair Trade Labelling Organization…