Displaying 1 - 11 of 11 resources in Agriculture and Articles:
1. A Campaign of Reassuring Falsehoods
Evidently the permanent government in the U.S. now sees dioxin in the food supply as a threat to itself because it has begun a new ...
2. Biodiversity and Your Food
What we eat and the foods we buy dramatically influence the health of the environment. It is not just individual acts that can be harmful; ...
3. Biotech: The Pendulum Swings Back
In recent months, opposition to genetically modified (GM) foods has exploded in both Europe and Asia. A powerful consumer/farmer backlash has spread across Europe and ...
4. Bull in a China Shop
The World Bank is pushing beef in China, but the critics aren't swallowing ...
5. Genetically Altering The World's Food
On January 14, after an 8-year scientific review, Canada rejected Monsanto corporation's request for approval of its genetically altered milk hormone, rBGH, a drug that ...
6. Hidden Costs of Animal Factories
As the U.S. discards its family farms and in their place erects factory farms, we might consider the costs. Here we will consider only one ...
7. Mad Cow Disease and Humans
When a new form of an old human disease appeared in England in 1995, some medical specialists immediately suspected that it might be a human ...
8. Old MacDonald Had a Fish
Most Americans would be surprised to discover their last seafood meal may have been raised on a farm, not caught at sea. Declines in wild ...
9. Preferring the Least Harmful Way
March 23, 1999, the Los Angeles Unified School District adopted a path-breaking new policy on pesticides in schools. The City of Los Angeles operates the ...
10. The Modern-Day Island of Dr. Moreau
In 1996, the movie version of H.G. Wells' science-fiction classic The Island of Dr. Moreau, an eerie tale about a deranged scientist who performs gene-splicing ...
11. UK National German Shepherd Dog Helpline
Help and advice on all aspects of the breed and its welfare ...