GMO Free USA
03/26/2017 at 20:05. Facebook
UN Experts Denounce 'Myth' Pesticides Are Necessary to Feed the World: A new report, being presented to the UN human rights council, is severely critical of the global corporations that manufacture pesticides, accusing them of the “systematic denial of harms”, “aggressive, unethical marketing tactics” and heavy lobbying of governments which has “obstructed reforms and paralysed global...
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GMO Free USA
03/26/2017 at 17:44. Facebook
Keep your fingernails clean. 3 nifty tricks to keep yourself a little cleaner when gardening. Have a watch!

#gardening #KeepingClean #dirt #fingernails #veggies #tools #gmofreecanada #gmofreeusa
GMO Free USA
03/26/2017 at 15:34. Facebook
Healthier Than Kale? It’s no stretch to say that the past few years have been all about kale. This once humble vegetable, more used as a plate garnish than anything else, has turned into the ultimate mainstream health food. But other veggies are just as, if not more, nutritious than kale. Processed GMO foods are nutrient-deficient. Eat your organic greens to take back your health. Or juice...
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GMO Free USA
03/26/2017 at 13:35. Facebook
SEED: The Untold Story is now on DVD, Blu-Ray and is available for streaming: [ Seedthemovie.com Link ] Get 10% off by using our code GMOFREESEED and 25% of proceeds will be donated to GMO Free USA! NYC Movie Guru writes of SEED: 'The most essential, illuminating and enraging film since Food, Inc.' LA Times calls it a 'gorgeously made film,' and Hollywood Report Card declares SEED a 'Beautiful...
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GMO Free USA
03/26/2017 at 11:33. Facebook
Put a label on Froot Loops. WARNING: CONTAINS GMOs & CARCINOGENIC WEEDKILLER. Demand that Kellogg's remove the pesticide-laced GMOs: [ Gmofreeusa.org Link ]

We sent Kellogg’s Froot Loops to independent labs to test for GMOs and glyphosate, the so-called active ingredient in herbicide concoctions used on the majority of GMO crops. The tests confirmed what Kellogg’s is trying to hide. The corn...
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GMO Free USA
03/25/2017 at 22:07. Facebook
Say goodbye to moldy fruits and vegetables? An Australian researcher, Dr. Bayliss, of Murdoch University in Perth, Australia, has developed a cheap, chemical-free technique for treating fresh produce with plasma and electrical currents in order to inhibit mold growth. It’s a chemical-free process that coats the surface of the food, killing off infectious mold spores. While the research so far...
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Say goodbye to moldy fruits and vegetables

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GMO Free USA
03/25/2017 at 20:07. Facebook
The genetically modified non-browning apple (Okanagan Specialty Fruits' Arctic Apple brand) was approved in Canada in March 2015. They are genetically modified to keep from going brown after being cut, for 15 days or more. The company says the GMO apples “have more eye appeal: no yucky browning.” What they don't tell you is that the apples would actually be nutrient deficient and rotten by...
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GMO Free USA
03/25/2017 at 17:35. Facebook
UN Experts Denounce 'Myth' Pesticides Are Necessary to Feed the World: A new report, being presented to the UN human rights council, is severely critical of the global corporations that manufacture pesticides, accusing them of the “systematic denial of harms”, “aggressive, unethical marketing tactics” and heavy lobbying of governments which has “obstructed reforms and paralysed global...
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UN experts denounce 'myth' pesticides are necessary to feed the world

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GMO Free USA
03/25/2017 at 15:36. Facebook
What Are Biodynamic Foods and Why Should You Be Eating Them? Biodynamic farming is a way of viewing a farm as "a living organism, self-contained, self-sustaining, and following the cycles of nature," says Elizabeth Candelario, managing director at Demeter, the world's only certifier of biodynamic farms and products. Think of Biodynamic as organic — but better.

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Biodynamic is the new organic, and you need to get behind it, like, yesterday.

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GMO Free USA
03/25/2017 at 13:33. Facebook
This Is How We Feed the World: Zaro Bates operates and lives on a 5,000-square-foot farm on Staten Island, which may make her the city’s only commercial farmer-in-residence. But instead of a shingled farmhouse surrounded by acres of fields, Ms. Bates lives in a second-floor studio in a midrise apartment complex built on the site of a former naval base overlooking New York Bay. The farm itself...
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GMO Free USA
03/25/2017 at 11:32. Facebook
NEW REPORT: European and U.S. regulators used industry-sponsored reviews with fundamental flaws in their evaluations that found glyphosate (ingredient in Roundup herbicide) is not carcinogenic. Between 2012 and 2016, the Monsanto and other glyphosate manufacturers sponsored a series of review articles, all of which conclude that glyphosate and its commercial formulations are not harmful to...
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New report shows Monsanto and other glyphosate producers are “buying science”

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GMO Free USA
03/24/2017 at 23:26. Facebook
A California judge has confirmed a preliminary ruling allowing the state to put a cancer warning label on Monsanto's Roundup herbicide, and all glyphosate-based products. This allows California's Prop. 65 process to move forward. It will still take some time, there will still be another process to determine "Safe Harbor Levels" - meaning that they will determine the threshold for labeling....
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GMO Free USA
03/24/2017 at 23:10. Facebook
Could RoundUp Ready GMOs be contributing to the rise in autism? More research is definitely needed but there are several studies that are raising red flags with potential links. A very recent study found that probiotic therapy alleviated autistic behavior in mice. The study acknowledges that there are many environmental factors that may adversely impact gut microbiota, and it does not examine...
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GMO Free USA
03/24/2017 at 15:03. Facebook
BREAKING: The USDA has dropped plans to test the US food supply for contamination by Monsanto's toxic weedkiller, Roundup (so-called active ingredient, glyphosate). Now, despite the latest news of collusion between the EPA and Monsanto to deny its genotoxicty and carcinogenicity, the agency continues to fail to protect the American people. Another sad day for Americans.

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USDA Drops Plan to Test for Monsanto Weed Killer in Food

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GMO Free USA
03/24/2017 at 13:03. Facebook
BREAKING: A new EU proposal for a complete ban on neonicotinoid insecticides in fields, with the only exception being for plants entirely grown in greenhouses, could be voted on as soon as May. If approved, it would take effect within months. Neonicotinoid insecticides have been in use for over 20 years and have been linked to serious harm in bees. The EU imposed a temporary ban on the use of...
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Europe poised for total ban on bee-harming pesticides

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GMO Free USA
03/24/2017 at 11:06. Facebook
GOT FORMALDEHYDE? Nestle's Gerber uses GMO soy in their products fed to babies and toddlers. Not good at all since a study found formaldehyde accumulation in GMO soy due to the genetic engineering process. Formaldehyde is a known carcinogen. Now that's a #MommyMoment - Gerber has begun to make non-GMO claims on some of their products - without independent verification. That's not good enough....
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GMO Free USA
03/24/2017 at 03:37. Facebook
HAWAII ▲ URGENT ▲ THIS IS IT CALL THE HOUSE NOW!!! We can’t let Monsanto poison Hawaii! We just passed our last chance for pesticide protections out of committee and the entire House could vote on it as soon as tomorrow Friday! CALL NOW and make sure EVERYONE YOU KNOW stands up for Hawaii RIGHT NOW! Support SB804 HD1!

▲ Look up your Rep & their # at [ Hawaii.gov Link ]

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GMO Free USA
03/24/2017 at 00:05. Facebook
Judge Threatens to Sanction Monsanto for Secrecy in Roundup Cancer Litigation: Judge Vince Chhabria, who is overseeing a combination of more than 55 lawsuits filed against Monsanto in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, warned Monsanto that many documents it is turning over in discovery will not be kept sealed despite the company’s pleas for privacy. He threatened...
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GMO Free USA
03/23/2017 at 22:04. Facebook
Monsanto, a multinational company and the world's largest producer of genetically modified seeds, pays a group of dietitians to spread its controversial GMO gospel. One dietician who receives funding from Monsanto argues for the company's line while, not publicly disclosing her ties to the company. Mary Lee Chin, a registered dietitian, is part of Monsanto's Leaders Engaged in Advancing...
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Leaked email reveals dietitian’s murky relationship with Monsanto

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GMO Free USA
03/23/2017 at 20:04. Facebook
Organic is Better for You and the Environment: A report prepared for the European Parliament, co-authored by Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health's Philippe Grandjean, adjunct professor of environmental health, outlines the health benefits of eating organic food and practicing organic agriculture. The report reviews existing scientific evidence regarding the impact of organic food on...
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