Food

The Meatrix® Relaunched

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When The Meatrix launched in November 2003, the viral film broke new ground in online grassroots advocacy, creating a unique vehicle by which to educate, entertain and motivate people to create change. The Meatrix movies, now a series, have been translated into more than 30 languages and are one of the most successful online advocacy…

7 Foods Experts Said Were Bad For Us That Turned Out To Be Healthy

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These foods have gone from being considered healthy to unhealthy to not just healthy but even essential. By Evelyn Nieves The seven foods below are ancient. But they’ve gone from being considered healthy (long ago) to unhealthy (within the last generation or two) to healthy again, even essential. Coconut Oil Old wisdom: Coconut oil is…

Produce Your Own Seeds

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Contents Premise 5 Some Definitions 6 Sexual reproduction in plants – where do seeds come from? 11 Participatory Plant Breeding 16 Evolutionary Plant Breeding 20 Conclusion 27 Download Download PDF from Navdanya site Tweet

Seeds Of Death

Seeds Of Death

The leaders of Big Agriculture–Monsanto, DuPont, Syngenta–are determined that world’s populations remain ignorant about the serious health and environmental risks of genetically modified crops and industrial agriculture. Deep layers of deception and corruption underlie both the science favoring GMOs and the corporations and governments supporting them. This award-winning documentary, Seeds of Death, exposes the lies…

The Secrets of Sugar

The Secrets of Sugar

via periledsea We’ve heard about the dangers of eating too much fat or salt. But there has never been a warning about sugar on our food labels – despite emerging research that suggests the sweet stuff is making more of us fat and sick. Tweet

European Commission To Ban Heirloom Seeds and Criminalize Plants & Seeds Not Registered With Government

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By Arjun Walia The European Commission is changing the European Union’s plant legislation, apparently to enhance food safety across the continent. This move has sparked a heavy  opposition from many, saying that the measure will threaten seed diversity and favour large agrochemical businesses. This new law creates new powers to classify and regulate all plant…