Declaration on Seed Freedom

Seed is the source of life, it is the self urge of life to express itself, to renew itself, to multiply, to evolve in perpetuity in freedom. Seed is the embodiment of bio cultural diversity. It contains millions of years of biological and cultural evolution of the past, and the potential of millennia of a … Continue reading Declaration on Seed Freedom

Cancer of Corruption, Seeds of Destruction: The Monsanto GMO Whitewash

By F. William Engdahl Global Research, December 19, 2012 Because of the power vested in the EU Commission in Brussels, Belgium, with command over a space encompassing 27 nations with more than 500 million citizens and the largest nominal world gross domestic product (GDP) of 18 trillion US dollars, it’s perhaps no surprise in this … Continue reading Cancer of Corruption, Seeds of Destruction: The Monsanto GMO Whitewash

U.S. Government Destroying History: Why We Must Save Cannabis Plant Genetics From Extinction

    Strains such as Kush have been made notorious through songs and celebrities professing their love for the strain.  Those that have experienced Kush know why it is so famous.  From Tahoe OG Kush to Afghan Kush the high is memorable.  Cannabis is not a new plant created in a lab but rather has … Continue reading U.S. Government Destroying History: Why We Must Save Cannabis Plant Genetics From Extinction

Fooling Mother Nature: still not a good idea

Susan Reimer 9:05 a.m. EST, February 6, 2012 Mother Nature is in the news of late, and she doesn't seem happy. Monsanto, the Great Satan in the eyes of the environmental movement, is making headlines with huge profit increases and yet another David-versus-Goliath lawsuit in Manhattan filed by organic and family farmers who fear the … Continue reading Fooling Mother Nature: still not a good idea

Open Seeds: Biopiracy and the Patenting of Life by grtv

  Open Seeds: Biopiracy and the Patenting of Life by grtv As the world begins to digest the implications of intellectual property for online censorship, another IP issue threatens an even more fundamental part of our daily lives: our food supply. Backed by legal precedent and armed with seemingly inexhaustible lobbying funds, a handful of … Continue reading Open Seeds: Biopiracy and the Patenting of Life by grtv

The Words of the Founding Fathers

Jurors should acquit, even against the judge's instruction... if exercising their judgement with discretion and honesty they have a clear conviction the charge of the court is wrong. -- Alexander Hamilton, 1804 It is not only the juror's right, but his duty to find the verdict according to his own best understanding, judgement and conscience, … Continue reading The Words of the Founding Fathers

11/30/2010 SB510 Passes in Senate

  Does Senate Bill 510 Put Raw Milk in Real Danger? by A.K. Streeter, Portland, Oregon on 11.30.10 Food & Health   Today the U.S. Senate passed Senate Bill 510, the Food Safety Modernization Act. After the recent scandal with eggs, and all of the other food safety issues of recent years (meat, peanut butter, … Continue reading 11/30/2010 SB510 Passes in Senate

Senate bill S 510 vote imminent – procedural vote passes 74-25

(NaturalNews) U.S. Senate Bill S 510 is now on the Senate floor where a vote is expected shortly. Yesterday, the Motion to Invoke Cloture passed on a vote of 74-25 (see how they voted, below), sending the bill forward for a final vote perhaps as early as today. US Senate offices are experiencing a huge … Continue reading Senate bill S 510 vote imminent – procedural vote passes 74-25

It’s Friday! What are you eating for dinner???

      Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) GMOs are being pushed allegedly to conquer the food crisis, but in reality GMOs do nothing of the sort and can actually contaminate normally grown foods. The proponents of GMOs claim an increased yield, but in fact over 20 years, the yields of soybean, corn, and feed crops … Continue reading It’s Friday! What are you eating for dinner???

It’s Friday! What are you eating for dinner???

      Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) GMOs are being pushed allegedly to conquer the food crisis, but in reality GMOs do nothing of the sort and can actually contaminate normally grown foods. The proponents of GMOs claim an increased yield, but in fact over 20 years, the yields of soybean, corn, and feed crops … Continue reading It’s Friday! What are you eating for dinner???

Gene-Altered Fish Closer to Approval

By GAUTAM NAIK The U.S. has moved closer to approving a laboratory-tweaked salmon that grows twice as fast as conventional farmed fish and would become the first genetically modified animal to appear on American dinner plates. View Full Image Reuters The gene-altered salmon faces opposition from activists such as these in Washington last week. An … Continue reading Gene-Altered Fish Closer to Approval