Category Archives: Monsanto

Organic Bytes and gardening

Not all  the news is bad…  The EU seems to be, mostly, in the forefront of reasonable thinking about GMO’s and Monsanto poisons. Hopefully this trend will continue through the grace period and Monsanto will be finally and permanently called … Continue reading

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Organic Bytes

I can’t help myself.  Organic Comsumers Association is so on top of events that affect our health and well-being, around the world, I have to copy their latest newsletter into this blog.  I have their permission to do so with … Continue reading

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Organic Consumer’s Association Feed

Readers, With permission from Organic Consumer’s Association, I am including their newsletter for the latest on glyphosate, Monsanto, and their effects on farming and our food:   ‘Just Deserts’ Next week, on October 11, members of the European Parliament will hear … 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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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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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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Our Day in Court!

This Tuesday, May 24th,  Community Rights Lane County was challenged in court by big corporate interests. CRLC has bern working for years to get an initiative on the ballot that would protect Lane County farmers, by giving residents the right to … Continue reading

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Call Your Congress People to Oppose the DARK Act.

  Please call your Congressmen and women and tell them you oppose pre-empting state’s rights to regulate the labeling and production of GMO foods.  The DARK Act has recently been passed by the House of Representatives and is going before the … Continue reading

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