Author Archives: Joann Henderson

We’ve Been Eclipsed

August 24th Yes! we’ve been eclipsed. In the direct path of totality our state had a sun fest like no other. People came for miles, reserving hotels, motels and campgrounds months in advance. And most were not disappointed. Cheers, everyone. … Continue reading

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To Continue

July 18, 2017 It has been six weeks since checking in and I have no apologies.  Considering the horrendous news that our country is slowly turning toward a tyrannous autocracy, there have been many letters to write, petitions to sign, … Continue reading

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The Hague Rules Against Monsanto

On Tuesday April 18th the five international judges of the Monsanto Tribunal presented their legal opinion. They have come to important conclusions, both on the conduct of Monsanto and on necessary developments in international law. The judges conclude that Monsanto … Continue reading

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Today’s mail: the Organic Consumer’s Association is starting a “resist and regenerate movement” called meetup.com that will link groups all over the country for support in making political changes which concern our food and our health. Scroll down for information … Continue reading

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Nanotechnology and Your Food

While nanotechnology and nanomaterials may be tiny, they have huge human and environmental health ramifications. A growing body of scientific research demonstrates that engineered nanoparticles pose threats to human health, raising concerns about their use in food and many other consumer … Continue reading

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Organic Consumers Association News

Our Co-op has succumbed to market forces in our little town. But I hope to keep the blog alive as there are so many things happening in the country and in the world, that affect our food supply.  Real information … Continue reading

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As Big Candy Ditches GMOs, Sugar Beet Farmers Hit A Sour Patch

Excerpted from  http://www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2016/05/12/477793556/as-big-candy-ditches-gmos-sugar-beet-farmers-hit-sour-patch   “….Just in the past two years, though, that’s changed. Many food companies have decided to label their products as non-GMO. And because practically all sugar beets in the U.S. are genetically modified, those food products are now using sugar derived … Continue reading

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News & talk radio advocating integrity in our global food source

From Food Integrity Now…Shamelessly lifted from Carol Grieve’s Food Integrity Now blog, in an effort to spread the word.  All the links below are accessible and will take you to the source. ~admin~ Revolution: Food Movie May 25, 2016 by Carol … Continue reading

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Top 12 Fruits And Vegetables Most Sprayed With Bone-Harming Dangerous Pesticides

The following is news letter excerpted from the SaveInstitute, Vivian Goldsmith’s Save Our Bones program: “Pesticide residue on conventional produce is a very real health hazard, adding to your body’s toxic load and undermining your bone-building efforts. However, some foods are … Continue reading

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Organic Consumers/Glyphosate in Our Food

TOP NEWS OF THE WEEK Got Tested? You (Probably) Failed. If you participated in the glyphosate test project launched last year by The Detox Project (formerly Feed The World) and OCA, you probably failed. A staggering 93 percent of Americans … Continue reading

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