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bio fortified

Monsanto Trying To Hide GMO Foods Under The Term “Biofortified”

Do genetically engineered crops and their pesticides make you think of the term “biofortified”? Chances are, the term biofortified makes you think of vitamins in kids’ cereals. Mega corporations are no strangers to propaganda and public relations. Did you know that much of our non-organic crops are grown with human sewage sludge? No? That’s because the […]

Trader Joe's

Trader Joe’s Donated – Instead Of Wasting – 35,000 Pounds Of Food When Coolers Malfunctioned

A Trader Joe’s had ample opportunity to chuck their perishable goods into the dump after refrigerators unexpectedly malfunctioned. Many grocery stores presumably do this. Instead, the chain blessed those in need and proved that practices that support food waste need to go! Interestingly, this act of donation appears to be a policy for the large […]

mosquitos

GM nightmare unfolds: Humans have created a MONSTER MOSQUITO that can now RESIST the pesticides meant to kill them

Getting bit by mosquitoes is never fun, and it can be downright deadly if they happen to be carrying diseases like malaria. Mankind’s quest to keep this nuisance under control, however well-meaning it may be, appears to have had the opposite of its intended effect as a new study shows how mosquitoes have evolved a type […]

Forget GMOs. The next big battle is over genetically ‘edited’ foods

Forget GMOs. The next big battle is over genetically ‘edited’ foods

Green stalks have only just begun to sprout in the test fields where biotech giant DuPont Pioneer is planting rows of a new genetically edited corn. But across the street, in the company’s sprawling research campus, executives are already fretting about how to sell it to the world. On one hand, this corn is a […]

glyphosate

Austria A Step Away From Banning Glyphosate

Austria is one step closer to banning glyphosate at the national level. The Austrian People’s Party and the Freedom Party of Austria have both announced that they are seeking a national ban on the active ingredient in the world’s most ubiquitous herbicides. This is significant because the two parties are about to form a new […]

arctic apples

GMO Apples That Do Not Brown Have Hit Stores

By Heather Callaghan, Editor After much anticipation, consternation and hype – the GMO Arctic Apples, genetically engineered not to brown are on their way to supermarkets across America. Arctic Apples, made by Okanagan Specialty Fruits were specifically altered to not turn brown when exposed to the air. When non-GMO apples are cut or bruised, an “enzyme in […]

aspartame

Diet Soda’s Worst Fear Coming True: Massive Study links Aspartame to Major Problems

 As concerns about health epidemics plague the nation, demand and sales of diet soda have plunged as consumers try to make better choices. As we reported, aspartame (the main sweetener for diet soda) is one of the most dangerous ingredients used in our food supply, causing seizures and a host of other health issues.In a […]

weedkiller

Shocking Increase Of Weedkiller In People’s Bodies Found In 23 Year Study

By Brandon Turbeville, Natural Blaze As more and more scientific evidence regarding the dangers of Roundup, a weedkiller developed by Monsanto in the 1970s, is released, so too is public opinion beginning to shift away from a passive acceptance of the pervasive use of both Roundup and glyphosate. In this context, a new study published in JAMA is garnering more and […]

What Could Go Wrong? EPA Approves Bacteria-Infected Lab-Grown Mosquitoes

What Could Go Wrong? EPA Approves Bacteria-Infected Lab-Grown Mosquitoes

By Mac Slavo Lab-grown mosquitoes armed with bacterium Wolbachia pipientis have just been approved by the EPA. The agency is saying that these mosquitoes could be the key to killing off insects that often transmit dangerous viruses such as Zika. Nothing can go wrong, right? The government would never do that to us. Famous last words, but nonetheless, […]

salt

Latest GMO Propaganda: Roundup Is Less Toxic Than Table Salt

By Aaron Kesel There is a meme going around by a Monsanto social sciences lead that ranks glyphosate as less toxic than table salt, baking soda, cacao and vitamin D. Glyphosate, the key ingredient of Monsanto’s Roundup herbicide, is less toxic than caffeine and table salt according to an infographic ‘signed’ with the Twitter name of Monsanto […]